Tag Archives: siri

  • Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    “Mirror, mirror on the wall” is a phrase normally associated with magic, but that old adage about any sufficiently advanced technology seeming like magic has seemed to have caught up with the Man in the Mirror. Only this time, it’s called Duo, and it’s a smart home assistant built into a mirror. Duo is billed […]

  • M: Facebook Announces Siri-Like “Personal Digital Assistant”

    M: Facebook Announces Siri-Like “Personal Digital Assistant”

    Apple’s Siri really took off like wildfire, becoming a pop culture phenomenon in addition to a convenient way to get directions or answer simple questions. Now Facebook is doing Siri one better with its own “personal digital assistant” that will be gradually rolled out within Facebook Messenger. It’s called, simply, M. Fritz Lang connotations aside, […]

  • Murder Suspect Asked Siri for Help Hiding Body

    Murder Suspect Asked Siri for Help Hiding Body

    Here’s a piece of tech news that you will hopefully never have any use for. Apparently the iPhone’s famous Siri can help you hide a dead body. Murder suspect Pedro Bravo learned this after he allegedly strangled his roommate and then, according to prosecutors, told Siri “I need to hide my roommate.” Siri, apparently aware […]

  • Apple Unveils iOS 6, Google Maps Killer

    Apple Unveils iOS 6, Google Maps Killer

    Apple’s WWDC event last night was a rather eventful one, with the unveiling of a new line of MacBook Pros, a new MacBook Air, and improvements to the computer’s operating system, the OSX. In addition to all of this, Apple unveiled the iOS 6 for the iPad and iPhone. This latest generation operating system is […]