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How To Make Your Smartphone Dumber

Francis Levy | Posted 02.12.2016 | Comedy
Francis Levy

Confronted with ever more complex gadgetry and virtual reality accessories that are harder and harder to operate? You may want to make your smartphon...

Why Selling SEO Is Unethical in 2016

Brian Horn | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
Brian Horn

If you are still selling SEO to local businesses or online entrepreneurs, this is a great time to reevaluate that decision.

Listen To Siri's Great Answer If You Ask About People With Disabilities

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.08.2015 | Technology

If you grab your iPhone and ask Siri how to start a conversation with someone who has a disability, the digital assistant will tell you: "It's easy. ...

Siri's Definition Of 'Bitch' Is Beyond Offensive

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 12.08.2015 | Black Voices

It seems people of color can't escape racial bias, even when talking to Siri. Apple iPhone's staple feature defines the word "bitch" in an even more o...

Hey Siri... Who Is SmartAlex?

Chaker Khazaal | Posted 11.18.2015 | Technology
Chaker Khazaal

When you ask Siri this question, "Who is Smart Alex?," she will tell you that it's the third studio album by the Adicts, taking this from Wikipedia. However, let me introduce you to a different Smart Alex.

A Boomer's Guide to "Oh Wow" TV

Jeb Harrison | Posted 11.18.2015 | Fifty
Jeb Harrison

Pop quiz! Name the TV character whom, upon entering his "ready room," frequently requested, "Earl Grey. Hot!" Question number two: To whom did this ch...

Hacking TV Episode #015

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.02.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Siri is starting to have conversations with the couch potatoes of America through the New Apple TV. IBM buys the weather without the channel. Amazon ...

Review: New Apple TV Is Bursting With Potential

AP | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.30.2015 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) -- It turns out that Apple's streaming-TV box - aptly named Apple TV - isn't just for streaming anymore. Its latest incarnation, which ...

Going Steady With Siri

George Zarkadakis | Posted 10.28.2015 | Technology
George Zarkadakis

I'm becoming addicted to talking to Siri. I used to ignore her and rarely ask her anything of importance in previous iOS versions, but since I downloaded iOS 9 I discovered that Siri has become a better listener, and responder.

Hands-Free Tech Like Siri Can Be Dangerous For Drivers, Study Says

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.22.2015 | Technology

Drivers can be distracted for as long as 27 seconds after performing activities such as changing music or dialing a phone number, even when using han...

What To Expect From Apple's Next Big Event

AP | Alexandra Ma | Posted 09.09.2015 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Hey, Siri, what does Apple have in store for us this week? Along with new iPhones, the iconic tech company is expected...

Facebook Is Testing Its Own Siri-Like Feature

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.27.2015 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) -- Facebook Inc is testing a personal digital assistant called "M" within its Messenger service that can answer questions wit...

Siri Calls 911 For Teen Pinned Under Fallen Truck

AP | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.17.2015 | Technology

WATERHILL, Tenn. (AP) — A Middle Tennessee teen is alive, thanks to Siri. Eighteen-year-old Sam Ray says the voice recognition service on his i...

Siri Has Become a REAL Woman Now!

Stephanie D. Lewis | Posted 08.11.2015 | Technology
Stephanie D. Lewis

In an effort to make the iPhone more accessible for women, Apple is thinking of creating several different age ranges for their personal assistant named Siri.

Move Over Siri: Cubic Robotics Releasing New Artificial Intelligence Assistant With Personality

Natalie Kalin | Posted 07.30.2015 | Technology
Natalie Kalin

We're all familiar with the likes of Siri, GoogleNow, Cortana, and, most recently, Amazon Echo. These supposedly intelligent software apps can lead us to the nearest coffee shop, remind us of upcoming meetings, and even give us a good laugh when we foolishly ask what 0 is divided by 0.

Siri Has An Awesome Response To Anyone Who Says 'Bruce Jenner'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

If you're gonna talk to Siri about Caitlyn Jenner, you better use the former Olympian's correct name. An amazing revelation is making its rounds ...

Facebook's Secret Project Could Run Errands For You

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 07.14.2015 | Technology

Rumor has it that Facebook is developing its own digital personal assistant.  Codenamed "Moneypenny" -- perhaps after the much-loved character M...

DO THIS NOW: Ask Siri What Zero Divided By Zero Is

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.01.2015 | Technology

Ask Siri an unsolvable question and you'll get a cheeky response. This week, social media was abuzz with talk about Apple’s know-it-all digital a...

Meet The Woman Behind The Voice Of Siri

HuffPost Live | Jared Greenhouse | Posted 06.30.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Behind all the senseless arguments and viral video fun you may have with Siri, Apple's built-in "intelligent personal assistant," there is voice actre...

Baffled Little Girl Has An Increasingly Frustrating Conversation With Siri

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.02.2015 | Parents

Talking to Siri can be a bizarre, hilarious and frustrating experience. For this little girl, it was definitely the latter. Indiana dad Daniel Ged...

From Smartphone to Summer Intern

Penina Remler | Posted 06.26.2015 | College
Penina Remler

Just the other day I was commuting home on a crowded LIRR peak express train when a stranger sitting next to me refused to get off at his stop without first commenting on my lightning speed texting technique.

Matt Sheehan

Inside a Chinese Startup's Smartwatch Hackathon

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

WULING SHANZHUANG, China -- It’s 11 a.m. on a smoggy Friday in Beijing, and a busload of computer programmers is abuzz with chatter about smartwatch...

Am I Really Blind? Adapting to Adaptive Technology

Belo Cipriani | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Belo Cipriani

It isn't just movies contributing to a false perception of disability, but also the lack of disabled faces in popular culture at large. Maybe someday there will be a hip show with a funny, romantic or even slutty disabled protagonist. But, until then, I'll just keep flashing my tech toys around.

7 Ways to Improve Your Relationship with Siri

Jan Golden | Posted 06.01.2015 | Fifty
Jan Golden

How is your relationship with Siri? If it's strained, you might want to consider these seven ways to improve it.

4 Reasons to Put Your Phone Down (NOW!)

Diana Murphy | Posted 04.27.2015 | Technology
Diana Murphy

Look up from your phone, engage with the people around you and you maybe be surprised at the connections you will make! Even if your not looking for love being constantly on your phone makes you seem unavailable to people around you.