Google is in middle of preparing a rival for iPhone 4s’s voice assistant – Siri, sources say. The project is rumored to be codenamed Majel and could be released soon to the public, and calls are in for a January or February release. The codename “Majel” is derived from Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, the person to voice the Federation [...]
Improved Siri (API) being planned with prettier interface and more languages? The job vacancies hint at it!
The job openings at Apple suggest that it might be working on an updated Siri, to be called Siri API that is expected to have better interface and additional languages. Apple’s Siri user interface manager Dan Keen brought out two job openings and said they were working to “make the next big thing even better”. The [...]
Siri works on the older version of iPhone, the iPhone 4; despite Apple’s intention of letting it be exclusively for iPhone 4S. Cydia.be has shared a new port called H1Siri to be used on older jailbreaked iPhone. It is also available at “iphone3gsystem.fr/cydia” repositories. However, possibility of its being illegal are high. Update: Many developers and hackers have [...]
The reason behind such huge success of iPhone 4S is credited to Siri by many people. On releasing the device and the app, Apple had announced that the app would be exclusively for iPhone 4S. However, recently, hackers had proven that there is no technical barrage for Siri to not work on the older versions [...]
Although Apple initially released Siri as an exclusive product for iPhone 4S, after the hackers proved its compatibility with other apple devices, JailbreakNation now reports that Apple may be reconsidering their decision about making the feature available only on the new iPhone 4S. Apple is reportedly seeding a special build of iOS 5, which includes Siri, [...]
Apple’s new project; HDTV, that promises the simplest user interface has been gathering quite a bit of attention. Especially since Steve Jobs’ statement of having “cracked the code“. “I’d like to create an integrated television set that is completely easy to use,” Jobs told Isaacson, “It would be seamlessly synced with all of your devices [...]
Siri, the voice input app of iPhone 4S is apparantly having problems with networks already after its release last month. The users have been facing error messages starting around 11 a.m. PDT Wednesday. Siri is replying the commands with “Sorry, I am having trouble connecting to the network.” Apple then suggested a reboot to the [...]
Siri on iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G finally connected to Apple’s Servers, No public release soon? on iPad 2 too?
Ever since the release of the iPhone 4S, everyone has been talking about the Siri voice app. Mostly, iPhone 4 users. iPad 2 and iPod Touch users too. We’ve already posted about how Siri was ported to all three Apple devices; Siri on iPhone 4, Siri on iPad 2 and Siri on iPod Touch 4G. [...]
Siri, the hot new app on iPhone 4S could give Apple an two year advantage over Google, argues Gary Morgenthaler, a partner at Morgenthaler Ventures, recognized expert in artificial intelligence, and a Siri board member and investor. He says, what Siri has done has changed people’s expectations about what is possible in the smartphone industry. [...]
Siri on iPod Touch 4G now successfully ported, will be released soon for iPhone 4, iPad 2 and iPod Touch 4G
Finally Siri lands on iPod Touch 4G too. Previously Siri was ported to iPhone 4 and also iPad 2. Siri is a voice assistant app released by Apple but only including it in iPhone 4S. Since the release of iPhone 4S, everyone having older iOS devices are waiting for Siri to work on their old [...]