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Stamford Advocate
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious responseExecutive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their pla
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious response
Stamford Advocate / Posted 55 minutes ago
Executive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their place has come Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant created by Apple. Siri is incredibly talented — in a matter of seconds she can make a dinner reservation, tell you... Read more
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Connecticut Post
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious responseExecutive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their pla
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious response
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
Executive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their place has come Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant created by Apple. Siri is incredibly talented — in a matter of seconds she can make a dinner reservation, tell you... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious responseExecutive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their pla
16 Easter-egg questions you can ask Siri to get a hilarious response
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Executive assistants are rapidly vanishing from the workplace, and in their place has come Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant created by Apple. Siri is incredibly talented — in a matter of seconds she can make a dinner reservation, tell you... Read more
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Daily Mail
Spotify claims Apple is not approving its app because of competitionabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Spotify claims Apple is not approving its app because of competition
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. Apple is also in talks to buy Jay Z's music streaming service Tidal, a report has claimed. The company, which owns... Read more
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CNET
Why AI's massive disruptions may be just what you're looking forbiggest collection of data in history. This is the food that makes AI systems g
Why AI's massive disruptions may be just what you're looking for
CNET / Posted 4 hours ago
biggest collection of data in history. This is the food that makes AI systems grow. Today, voice assistants like Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa, Google Assistant and Microsoft's Cortana can speed up web searches and answer questions. A new effort,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Facebook Messenger is covered in 11,000 chatty botson Messenger, such as getting weather forecasts or ordering flowers. Think cust
Facebook Messenger is covered in 11,000 chatty bots
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 5 hours ago
on Messenger, such as getting weather forecasts or ordering flowers. Think customised versions of Apple’s virtual assistant Siri, only less glib in their responses. The rise of chatbots on Messenger follows the recent release of the Facebook... Read more
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Macworld
It's the ecosystem, stupid: Why Apple's latest OS's complete each otherwhen it comes to expanding the capabilities that this inter-device operation co
It's the ecosystem, stupid: Why Apple's latest OS's complete each other
Macworld / Posted 6 hours ago
when it comes to expanding the capabilities that this inter-device operation could offer. I could, for example, use Hey Siri on my phone and tell it to skip to a certain point in the video I’m watching on my Apple TV. Or have my Apple Watch... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Youth SoccerClearwater Aquarim, 8-1, with Heidi Swan-Leuze and Kayla Witruke scoring goals.
Youth Soccer
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
Clearwater Aquarim, 8-1, with Heidi Swan-Leuze and Kayla Witruke scoring goals. Aleah Bjork scored for Clearwater while Siri DuBois was the outstanding midfielder for TitanX and Brailyn Stehlmaide was the outstanding midfielder for... Read more
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TribLIVE
New app lets buyers search home listings on their TVsTV app now allows users to sync their phone and TV. You can set your search fi
New app lets buyers search home listings on their TVs
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
TV app now allows users to sync their phone and TV. You can set your search filters on the TV and then use the Apple TV Siri remote to switch from one listing to the next. The high-resolution photos of the homes will be visible on your large TV... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fearing Donald Trump victory, Canadians living in U.S. weigh returning home after election(Trump photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters, suitcases by iStockphoto, photo illustra
Fearing Donald Trump victory, Canadians living in U.S. weigh returning home after election
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
(Trump photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters, suitcases by iStockphoto, photo illustration by Ming Wong) Mary McAndrew and Julie Siri have grown uncomfortable in their own town. When a vigil was held for the Orlando, Fla., shooting victims near their... Read more
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FOX Business
IBM Watson Enters Self-Driving Vehicle Space Via the Worlds First Autonomous Talking Electric Shuttabout -- and from -- passengers who interact with it. This feature is similar t
IBM Watson Enters Self-Driving Vehicle Space Via the Worlds First Autonomous Talking Electric Shutt
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
about -- and from -- passengers who interact with it. This feature is similar to the voice-activated AI assistants of Apple(Siri), Alphabet (Google Assistant), and Amazon (Alexa), which are incorporated into various devices -- such as Amazon's Echo... Read more
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FOX Business
IBM Watson Enters Self-Driving Vehicle Space Via the Worlds First Autonomous Talking Electric Shuttabout -- and from -- passengers who interact with it. This feature is similar t
IBM Watson Enters Self-Driving Vehicle Space Via the Worlds First Autonomous Talking Electric Shutt
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
about -- and from -- passengers who interact with it. This feature is similar to the voice-activated AI assistants of Apple(Siri), Alphabet (Google Assistant), and Amazon (Alexa), which are incorporated into various devices -- such as Amazon's Echo... Read more
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MacDailyNews
The time has come to think different about Apple’s Siri – MacDailyNews“The time has come to think differently about Siri,” John Patrick Pullen writes
The time has come to think different about Apple’s Siri – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 22 hours ago
“The time has come to think differently about Siri,” John Patrick Pullen writes for Fortune. “Five years ago, Apple released it as a simple iPhone feature. But today’s Siri is something else entirely. Found everywhere from Apple Watches to Apple... Read more
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Fortune
Elizabeth Warren Says Apple and Google 'Snuff Out Competition'about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Elizabeth Warren Says Apple and Google 'Snuff Out Competition'
Fortune / Posted 22 hours ago
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri,” Prince said. “You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an... Read more
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CNET
This Bluetooth Star Trek Communicator would impress Spockconnect to your existing smartphone via Bluetooth so you can use it to make and
This Bluetooth Star Trek Communicator would impress Spock
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
connect to your existing smartphone via Bluetooth so you can use it to make and receive calls, listen to music and consult Siri or Google Now. You won't be able to text or tweet with this Star Trek Communicator, but that's not really what it's... Read more
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CBS News
AI, Frankenstein? Not so fast, experts sayAsk Apple's Siri digital assistant if she's evil, and she'll respond curtly, "N
AI, Frankenstein? Not so fast, experts say
CBS News / Posted 23 hours ago
Ask Apple's Siri digital assistant if she's evil, and she'll respond curtly, "Not really." Repeat a famous line from the movie "2001: A Space Odyssey," in which a computer on a spaceship kills nearly all the human crew, and Siri groans. "Oh, not... Read more
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Billboard
Elizabeth Warren Hits Apple Music's 'Treatment' of Rivalsabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Elizabeth Warren Hits Apple Music's 'Treatment' of Rivals
Billboard / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an Apple Music... Read more
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Pinoy Tech Blog
Plantronics Redefines Wearable Audio Technologystruggling to grab their phone through inline controls that also allow track sk
Plantronics Redefines Wearable Audio Technology
Pinoy Tech Blog / Posted yesterday
struggling to grab their phone through inline controls that also allow track skipping, volume adjustment, and activating Siri or Google Now. Finally, the BackBeat GO 3 includes three different size earbuds for a comfortable fit that will... Read more
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iLounge
Sen. Elizabeth Warren accuses Apple, others, of locking out competitionabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Sen. Elizabeth Warren accuses Apple, others, of locking out competition
iLounge / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an Apple Music... Read more
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Mashable
Siri slyly refuses to answer one vital 'Game of Thrones' questionWarning: This post contains spoilers for Season 6 of Game of Thrones — and prob
Siri slyly refuses to answer one vital 'Game of Thrones' question
Mashable / Posted yesterday
Warning: This post contains spoilers for Season 6 of Game of Thrones — and probably Season 7, no thanks to Siri. Siri probably shouldn't be your number one source for Game of Thrones intel, but it looks like she knows more than she lets on. The... Read more
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Macworld
Siri-ously: Siri’s one advantage gets short shrift Care about it or not, privacy is an actual advantage. It certainly does make
Siri-ously: Siri’s one advantage gets short shrift
Macworld / Posted yesterday
Care about it or not, privacy is an actual advantage. It certainly does make an argument easier if you just throw away the main benefits of one of the options. Not that it makes for good... Read more
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CNET
Get a refurbished Amazon Echo for $134.99capabilities for a while, now, and both Android and iOS devices can do things h
Get a refurbished Amazon Echo for $134.99
CNET / Posted yesterday
capabilities for a while, now, and both Android and iOS devices can do things hands-free (via "OK, Google" and "Hey, Siri," respectively). But the Echo can do a lot more. It integrates with a host of smart-home products, music services,... Read more
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CNET
AI, Frankenstein? Not so fast, experts sayAsk Apple's Siri digital assistant if she's evil, and she'll respond curtly, "N
AI, Frankenstein? Not so fast, experts say
CNET / Posted yesterday
Ask Apple's Siri digital assistant if she's evil, and she'll respond curtly, "Not really." Repeat a famous line from the movie "2001: A Space Odyssey," in which a computer on a spaceship kills nearly all the human crew, and Siri groans. "Oh, not... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Apple's iOS 10 Goes to Elevenall new designs for News, Music and Photos, and increased opportunities for dev
Apple's iOS 10 Goes to Eleven
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
all new designs for News, Music and Photos, and increased opportunities for developers to integrate their apps with Siri, Maps and Messages. "Long term, the most interesting thing is the fact that Apple opened up Siri and Messaging and Maps... Read more
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The Verge
Here's a list of everything you can ask Google's voice assistantVoice interfaces are confusing. Alexa, Siri, Cortana, and Google Now all want y
Here's a list of everything you can ask Google's voice assistant
The Verge / Posted yesterday
Voice interfaces are confusing. Alexa, Siri, Cortana, and Google Now all want you to speak to them to get stuff done, but unlike with visual interfaces, there's no obvious way of knowing what it is you can ask. Well, that problem has now been solved... Read more
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dna
Bose introduces wireless QC noise cancelling headphones and wireless sport headphones in Indiathe annoying background sounds that interfere with talking. Wind and crowds fad
Bose introduces wireless QC noise cancelling headphones and wireless sport headphones in India
dna / Posted yesterday
the annoying background sounds that interfere with talking. Wind and crowds fade. Text-to-speech accuracy is improved with Siri and other phone VPAs. SoundSport headphones use a special sport-version of StayHear+ tips designed to stay secure and... Read more
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Macworld
Apple Music 1 year in: What we love, what we hate, and why we stayI stick with it: Apple has the edge when it comes to Apple Music’s integration
Apple Music 1 year in: What we love, what we hate, and why we stay
Macworld / Posted yesterday
I stick with it: Apple has the edge when it comes to Apple Music’s integration with Apple hardware and other software, like Siri. Apple Music is the only streaming service supported by Siri, which comes in handy when I’m using the app in one of my... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
We asked Siri and Cortana about Game of Thrones. They had funny repliesfix. So, putting more important work on the backburner, we pulled out an iPhone
We asked Siri and Cortana about Game of Thrones. They had funny replies
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
fix. So, putting more important work on the backburner, we pulled out an iPhone and a Windows Phone and proceeded to bore Siri and Cortana with incessant GoT questions. Turns out they’re fans too. So we started off with a few basic questions.... Read more
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CNBC
Elizabeth Warren says Apple, Amazon and Google trying to ‘lock out’ competitionabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Elizabeth Warren says Apple, Amazon and Google trying to ‘lock out’ competition
CNBC / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. You know there's something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an Apple Music... Read more
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dna
You'll be surprised at the amount that happens on the Web in one minutein a single web minute, 159,380 pieces of content are viewed on Buzzfeed, Googl
You'll be surprised at the amount that happens on the Web in one minute
dna / Posted yesterday
in a single web minute, 159,380 pieces of content are viewed on Buzzfeed, Google translates 69.5 million words and Apple's Siri handles 99,206 requests. Data levels are rising because of the web's increasing social appeal. A single minute is all... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Youth Soccerwhile Emma Malmstrom Jouannet (2) and Brianna Liley (2) also found the back of
Youth Soccer
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
while Emma Malmstrom Jouannet (2) and Brianna Liley (2) also found the back of the net. Abigail Monroe, Avery Casselman, Siri DuBois and Brooke Long saw time in goal for TitanX, while Long was also outstanding in the midfield. FAST U6 Eliana... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
How our relationship with cars will changeon our driving habits as the first step. Of course, I’m certainly no Nostradam
How our relationship with cars will change
The Madison County Journal / Posted yesterday
on our driving habits as the first step. Of course, I’m certainly no Nostradamus. And maybe I’m flat wrong. I really hope so. I prefer my own hands on the wheel. I’m not eager for Siri to steer. Zach Mitcham is editor of The Madison County Journ... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Humans of the tech persuasionof jocularity. It's all very fresh and very funny, and finally about making rea
Humans of the tech persuasion
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
of jocularity. It's all very fresh and very funny, and finally about making real-life connections in insular lives where Siri stands guard at the drawbridges. Just a handful of employees make up the staff of a startup company of unknown purpose,... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Elizabeth Warren accuses Apple of monopolistic-like actions; Spotify concurs – MacDailyNewsabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Elizabeth Warren accuses Apple of monopolistic-like actions; Spotify concurs – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an Apple Music... Read more
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Fortune
Everything You Know About Siri Is Wrongthat helps you get things done by just talking.” This exhausting mouthful, used
Everything You Know About Siri Is Wrong
Fortune / Posted yesterday
that helps you get things done by just talking.” This exhausting mouthful, used by Apple’s marketing chief Phil Schiller at Siri’s reveal in 2011, fell flat. And it has framed how people have viewed the world’s most recognizable voice assistant ever... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with G
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with Google's Now, and the AI products coming from Amazon and Facebook. Apple has put itself at a disadvantage in the artificial intelligence race. While Google, Amazon and... Read more
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WA Today
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with G
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?
WA Today / Posted yesterday
A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with Google's Now, and the AI products coming from Amazon and Facebook. Apple has put itself at a disadvantage in the artificial intelligence race. While Google, Amazon and... Read more
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The Age
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?photo of the Apple logo at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. Photo: AP
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?
The Age / Posted yesterday
photo of the Apple logo at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. Photo: AP A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with Google's Now, and the AI products coming from Amazon and Facebook. Apple has put itself... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why your digital assistant needs to be truly creepydriving the also always on, always listening Echo, which is wowing the US tech
Why your digital assistant needs to be truly creepy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
driving the also always on, always listening Echo, which is wowing the US tech press. Compared to these platforms, Apple's Siri is starting to feel outdated. Google's Eric Schmidt famously said the search giant should "get right up to the creepy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?photo of the Apple logo at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. Photo: AP
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
photo of the Apple logo at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. Photo: AP A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with Google's Now, and the AI products coming from Amazon and Facebook. Apple has put itself... Read more
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Canberra Times
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with G
Can Siri share and keep secrets at the same time?
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
A few weeks ago I pondered whether Apple's Siri could ever truly compete with Google's Now, and the AI products coming from Amazon and Facebook. Apple has put itself at a disadvantage in the artificial intelligence race. While Google, Amazon and... Read more
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Pitchfork
Elizabeth Warren Hits at Apple Music in Anti-Monopoly Speechabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Elizabeth Warren Hits at Apple Music in Anti-Monopoly Speech
Pitchfork / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri,” Prince said. “You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still freeto a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still free
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple's bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn't perfect. For instance, it's difficult to scroll through... Read more
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The Hill
Facebook vexes publishers | Reverse auction bidding ends | Clinton recruits in SFabout lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform thr
Facebook vexes publishers | Reverse auction bidding ends | Clinton recruits in SF
The Hill / Posted yesterday
about lower prices, and giving itself unfair advantages across its platform through everything from the lock screen to Siri. You know there’s something wrong when Apple makes more off a Spotify subscription than it does off an Apple Music... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still freeto a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still free
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple's bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn't perfect. For instance, it's difficult to scroll through... Read more
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Salon.com
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it’s still freeto a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it’s still free
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple’s bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn’t perfect. For instance, it’s difficult to scroll through... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still freeto a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still free
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple's bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn't perfect. For instance, it's difficult to scroll through... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still freeto a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Why resist? Get Windows 10 while it's still free
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple's bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn't perfect. For instance, it's difficult to scroll through... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Here are the most underrated features of Apple’s watchOS 3 – MacDailyNewsto highlight,” Caldwell writes. “Here are ten of the most underrated features c
Here are the most underrated features of Apple’s watchOS 3 – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted yesterday
to highlight,” Caldwell writes. “Here are ten of the most underrated features coming to your Apple Watch this fall.” 1. Siri processes in the background 2. More app taps 3. Kill the Screenshot option 4. Add recent apps to your Dock 5. Phone... Read more
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CTV News
Windows 10 update only free until July 29to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice
Windows 10 update only free until July 29
CTV News / Posted yesterday
to a machine at your desk, but many software companies, at least, believe voice is the future. Even Apple's bringing its Siri assistant to the Mac. A WORK IN PROGRESS Windows 10 isn't perfect. For instance, it's difficult to scroll through... Read more
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