Apple hangs onto your Siri activity for quite a while, but creates a random number on its servers with which to associate all your activity. If you disable Siri, Apple deletes all that information immediately. I agree with the ACLU lawyer … Read more →
Something struck me about the two new iPhone 4S and Siri ads Apple released last night, especially Joke, but I didn’t get it until now. Both ads star John Malcovich lounging in his subtly magnificent sitting room, but Joke features him … Read more →
New iPad feature ‘Dictation’ sends/stores private data to Apple servers – ZDNet Did you read the one where ZDNet’s Stephen Chapman spent 1,000+ words on FUD because he doesn’t understand how cloud-assisted voice transcription works?
Another reason why Apple may be limiting Siri to iPhone 4S – Ars Technica The iPhone 4S includes some significant hardware additions for noise cancellation, even compared to the iPhone 4.
I took our dogs for a walk this morning, and it turned into an on-the-fly trial of Siri and iOS 5’s new voice dictation features. Yes, I became That Guy speaking “read my message” to myself on a walk around … Read more →
Why Siri Can’t Find Abortion Clinics & How It’s Not An Apple Conspiracy – Search Engine Land “I’m standing in front of a Planned Parenthood,” the CNN reporter says, “And Siri can’t find it when I search for abortion clinic.” … Read more →
New petition hopes to stop Apple from “Promoting Anti-Abortion Extremism” If our sufficiently advanced technology is now indistinguishable from magic, Siri’s incomplete or possibly buggy language semantics features must surely be witchcraft, and over 29,000 Apple petition signers are overreacting … Read more →
OmniFocus and Siri: two great tastes that now… speak to each other Awesome.
“From Siri’s acceptance or rejection of our commands or requests, comes a feedback loop that trains us to constrain our thoughts to the crucial data.As we learn to speak to Siri, we’ll learn more about how we formulate ideas into … Read more →
Quick tip: Update Twitter and Facebook using Siri — GigaOM Siri does not yet directly support posting to social media services. But Josh Sunshine has a clever tip to rectify that, which basically leverage the SMS posting options from Twitter … Read more →