If you think Siri gets a little aggravating on your phone, just imagine what it would be like if she were your mother. A new video does just that.
The man behind the Siri personal assistant has spoken about how he was picked, and how Apple didn't want him going public.
Former technology journalist and now voice-over actor Jon Briggs has outed himself as the voice of Apple's Siri in the United Kingdom, as reported by the Telegraph.
CNET's Josh Lowensohn talks about the fix Apple issued this week for the iPhone battery-life issue. He also gives you the rest of the big Apple news and rumors in this edition of Apple Talk Weekly.
Canon updates its CanoScan photo line with a resolution boost and some power-consumption tweaks.
Ever wonder why automated call-centers communicate eerily well, yet your consumer life relies on dozens of keyboards, buttons, and remote controls? Here is the company you should blame.
Text-to-speech technology will be featured in a range of Redmond's server products, beginning with Speech Server 2004.
The voice recognition software specialist prepares to upgrade its application for corporate phone systems, adding 40 languages and even the ability to adapt to accents.
As well as converting PDFs into audio files, ScanSoft update offers tools for disabled users and archival standards.
Voice-recognition technology could ensure that gadget-happy drivers keep hands on the wheel. Photos: Hands-free digital audio