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

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.16.2015 | Gay 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.

To Err Is Humanoid

Eli Lebowitz | Posted 04.25.2015 | Technology
Eli Lebowitz

Daily life is riddled with small misunderstandings. Words are mispronounced, ambiguous terms are misinterpreted, lack of context leads to confusion, and distraction contributes to mistakes.

My Unctuous Smartphone

Chuck Nyren | Posted 03.11.2015 | Fifty
Chuck Nyren

There was a movie I never saw about a guy falling in love with his talking phone. That won't be happening with me. I'm not even sure I like her.

Doesn't Cortana Know That Disparaging Siri Reflects Negatively on Her Parents?

Ira Kalb | Posted 01.30.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

Good marketers know that when a company "badmouths" a competitor, it is (more often than not) a big mistake -- especially when the company being disparaged has Apple's track record of success.

Siri Gets Taken Down By Google Now In Intelligence Battle

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 10.09.2014 | Technology

You always knew that Siri wasn't the best assistant, but now you have proof. A new study released Tuesday by consulting group Stone Temple compare...

The Reykjavik International Film Festival Is the Tectonic Meeting Point of European and American Indie Cinema

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 12.09.2014 | Entertainment
James Marshall Crotty

Whether you are looking to write, scout or shoot (the Icelandic Film Centre offers a 20 percent rebate if you meet certain "cultural criteria"), put Reykjavik and RIFF in your filmmaking bucket list.

Siri Would Be The Worst Waitress Ever

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.08.2014 | Comedy

Talking to someone who doesn't understand you can be frustrating, but putting that person in charge of your food could be the worst decision you ever ...

iOS 8 Wants to Get to Know You Better

Adam Levin | Posted 11.26.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

The take-away, if there is one, is that while the iOS 8 upgrade represents a giant leap forward with regard to what you can do with your smartphone, it also expands your "attackable surface."

An Open Letter to Apple: I Know You're Trying to Date Me

Amy Arndt | Posted 11.17.2014 | Technology
Amy Arndt

When it's all said and done, you've been good to me, and I am thankful for our special bond. It's clear to me that leaving you would be too much for me to bear. After all, I'm certainly not the first woman in history to be tempted by an apple.

#Apple Watch

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 11.10.2014 | Technology
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I'll get the Apple 6 or Apple 6 plus on 9/19 but since I also have a watch fetish, I eagerly await the Apple Watch next year, here's why.

Siri Image Presented At Murder Trial: 'I Need To Hide My Roommate'

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.13.2014 | Technology

Did a Florida man suspected of killing his friend ask Siri for advice on hiding a body? On Tuesday, prosecutors showed the court a screenshot foun...

Don't Ask Siri This Question If You're In A Relationship

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.21.2014 | Divorce

It's easy to get way too dependent on Siri. But there are some questions you just don't want the iPhone's virtual assistant to tackle. Take, for i...

An Individual With Autism's Only Friend: Siri

Michael J. Cameron, Ph.D., BCBA-D | Posted 08.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael J. Cameron, Ph.D., BCBA-D

As part of a partnership between Pacific Child and Family Associates, JetBlue, Autism Speaks and TSA, I attended the Blue Horizons for Autism -- an au...

Breaking Up With Siri Who Was Supposed to Be My Best Friend

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 08.24.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

Imagine giving commands to a virtual assistant and having an even smarter smart phone working for me! Even at my age, I am embracing new technology if it makes my life easier. Everyone needs a virtual assistant, right?

Frozen

Gabrielle Medecki | Posted 07.27.2014 | Business
Gabrielle Medecki

Learning to love technology, to embrace it and use it well, may involve early crashing into each other, but in the long run, it can be a great tool of connection.

Meet Microsoft's Answer To Siri And Google Now

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology

At an event unveiling the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update, Microsoft finally took the wraps off Cortana, the company's answer to Siri and Google Now...