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Siri is put to the test with Apple Music launch

As Apple's streaming music service goes live, it's easy to stump Siri with some song requests. Also, Uber buys part of Bing Maps, and Google updates the Hangouts app.

Siri, that's not what I meant when I said, "Play Tiki music."

Apple Music launched Tuesday with the release of iOS 8.4, stuffing itself into the main music app on iPhones and iPads. It also can be found in an update to iTunes for the desktop. (And it's coming to Android in the fall.)

It's free to try Apple Music for three months, and Apple will charge your account going forward -- unless you change your settings. One of the most unique features of Apple Music is being able to ask Siri to look up songs, but as you'll see in this CNET Update report, she doesn't always deliver:

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Also in Update, learn what Uber is doing to distance itself from Google, and get a glimpse of the new Hangouts app for iOS.

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Siri is put to the test with Apple Music launch