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Shanghai Company Sues Apple Over Siri for Alleged Patent Infringement

Apple has become the target of another lawsuit in China, this time because of its Siri technology.


Use Google Now with Caution, Security Experts Say

One security analyst suggests choosing a BlackBerry for work and an Android device for personal use.

5 'Evil Siri' Videos That May Make You Chuckle

This genre imagines the dark side of Siri, nodding to the Terminator mentality that someday the world really be taken over by computers. Even iPhone fans may laugh.


5 Very Cool (But Kinda Creepy) Mobile Technologies

Face recognition, voice identification, and augmented reality can enrich the mobile experience -- but they can also be abused in scary ways.


Siri 'Lite' May Surface in Mountain Lion

A voice dictation feature is planned for the next update of Apple's iOS, effectively bringing some features of the iPhone's Siri to Macs.

IBM Bans Siri Over Security Concerns

When Siri sends your voice to Apple's servers for conversion to text, is Apple capturing your passwords?

Samsung Squashes Hack of Voice Assistant App

Samsung is blocking a hack of its S Voice digital assistant software that allowed any Android phone running Ice Cream Sandwich to use the app.


Google Knowledge Graph: The Birth of a Siri Rival?

Google's Knowledge Graph seems like just another search feature, but connect the dots and it could become the brains behind a Siri-like virtual assistant.


Samsung Galaxy S III: Everything You Need to Know

Here's the scoop on what Samsung didn't discuss at the launch party of the next hot Android phone.


Next for Siri: Language Translation?

Apple's applicaiton with the US Patent and Trademark Office hints the company plans to expand Siri from voice recognition to on-the-fly translation.