Dag Kittlaus, who co-founded Siri, the company that created the service that has become a cornerstone of the iPhone 4S, has left Apple.
Raptr has also raised an additional $15 million, led by DAG Ventures and Tenaya Capital. It now has $27 million in funding.
The Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property has submitted a report to the US Congress proposing anti-piracy measures and is considering the government-sanctioned use of ransomware.
The software giant posts several job openings to work with its speech recognition personal assistant that will "help build out new areas of expertise for Siri."
Apple's sassy voice assistant has a new boss who used to run Amazon's search technology, a new report claims.
Adam Cheyer, another co-founder of the sassy voice assistant found in Apple's iPhone and (soon) iPad, has left the company.
In one story, a girl tells a boy she will sleep with him if he gets 1 million Facebook Likes. In another, a dad tells his kids he will get them a puppy for the same "achievement." Is the world demented?
One True Media, which makes the small-business-focused SpotMixer ad creation software, has also been named an "authorized reseller" for the video arm of Google's AdWords service.
According to one of Siri's creators, late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was not initially enamored with the name.
The new service means wireless carriers can sell customers a way to seamlessly make transactions at any credit card terminal with their phones, and no hardware has to be changed.