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Most People Just Use Siri for Calls and Text

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When Siri on the iPhone 4S was revealed to the world, many people marvelled at the possibilities. They were ecstatic that they could simply talk to their phones in regular language and Siri would respond with weather reports, restaurant recommedations, and useful facts. But that's not how most people actually use Siri on a day-to-day basis.

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Google Assistant for Android to Challenge iPhone’s Siri

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If you have an Android smartphone or tablet, then you'll know that voice search is already an integrated feature in Google's mobile OS. The Siri voice assistant in the iPhone 4S is stealing some serious thunder, so it looks like Google wants to fight back with something simply named Assistant.

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Apple Plans To Pull Siri Competitor, Evi, From The App Store

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While it is hard to find a voice assistant even close to being as stable and capable as Siri, there is one app that actually comes pretty close, and that's True Knowledge's Evi. While the device has been known for having server connection problems here and there, I can attest to the fact that at least the Android version is very good, when I can get it to connect the server properly.

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Mercedes-Benz Integrates SIRI Into A-Class Models

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What's better than using Siri to navigate through your iPhone? Using SIRI to control many of the functions in your Mercedes-Benz A-Class, that's what.

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Apple Blocks Siri On Jailbroken Non-iPhone 4S Devices

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Many believe that Apple’s decision to keep Siri away from non-4S iOS devices is part of their marketing strategy, while some believe that the company is simply unable to provide the service to the whole iOS population. But whatever the reason is behind it, it appears like Apple will always be deciding on who all will be playing with the voice assistant. They have killed Siri on jailbroken iOS devices other than the iPhone 4S.

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Showdown: iPhone 4S Siri Vs. Droid RAZR Google Voice Actions (Video)

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Ever wanted to see a showdown between voice assistants? You can do just that by taking a peek at the video (posted below) which has been released by Motorola. It shows the duel between Siri on the iPhone 4S and Google Voice Actions on the Droid RAZR.

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Siri Meet Evi, The Voice Assistant For Android And iOS

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It looks like Siri now has a sister. A sister that is smarter, faster, and more resourceful. A sister that is more social too, playing friendly with both Android and iOS people. The sister's name is Evi and this cross-platform voice assistant looks to be a serious challenger to Siri.

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Siri And Crestron Means Softly Spoken Home Automation

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With help from Crestron's AMS-AIP home automation equipment and an intermediary proxy server, Apple iPhone 4S Siri can take over the highly intelligent voice control of lighting, temperature, home theater equipment and more; commanding your home's WiFi thermostat by voice.

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Ask Ziggy Brings Siri-Like Functionality To Windows Phone

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These days Siri is a pretty big deal, and something that really helps set the iPhone even further apart from the competition. With recent 3rd party efforts to create Siri plugins this experience has gotten even better. What about those that don't have an iPhone?

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Get More Out Of Siri With Siri Proxy Plugins

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What could make Siri even better though? Even greater control over what kind of programs it can be used in. Luckily there is a way to get more out of Siri and it starts with installing Siri Proxy Server.

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Android’s Siri “Clone” Removed From Android Market

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One of the latest apps to join this “fake app” bandwagon comes from a developer called “Official App” which is no doubt designed to fool inexperienced Android users. This so-called “developer” has recently put up an app called "Siri on the Android Market, fooling people into thinking it’s the real thing.

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Getting Siri On The iPhone 4

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Siri functionality has gained enormous popularity since day one of its appearance on the iPhone 4s. For "some reason", the Siri service is not officially available for the owners of original iPhone 4.

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A New Plug-In Allows SIRI To Start Your Car

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If you've ever wished that you could use SIRI to start you car, your wish has been granted. Brandon Fiquett, a developer and engineer, figured out a way to combine Viper's SmartStart program with SIRI, which lets him start his Acura through his phone.

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The Lengthy Unlikely Process Of Getting Siri On iPhone 4

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Unfortunately, getting the iPhone 4 to play nice with the Apple Siri Servers isn’t exactly a two-step process; in fact in its current form it takes about 20 steps and requires access to a working jail-broken iPhone 4S.

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Talking And Touching Siri While Driving Could Get You In Trouble

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Bad news is coming your way if you're in California, perhaps its behind you right now with lights flashing. If you've nabbed the latest iPhone 4S and love talking to Siri, even while driving, you might find yourself in big trouble with the law. Apparently, using Siri when driving in the state isn’t exactly legal because it isn’t completely hands free.

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