Intel Could Be Bringing Always-On Voice Assistants to Laptops

Always-on digital assistants like “Hey Siri” and “OK Google” add an important layer of simplicity, but thus far they’ve not made it to laptops, mostly due to battery reasons. A new Intel partnership with Sensory is hoping to solve that. Read More >>

Use “Hey Siri” Any Time From Any iPhone

If you don’t feel like pressing the Home button, you can call up Apple’s digital assistant app with a “hey Siri” voice command in iOS 9—as long as your iPhone is charging or you’re using an iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus. Those limitations are designed to prevent battery drain, but you can actually access the shortcut anytime, anywhere on any iPhone just by keeping Siri active. Read More >>

iPhone 6S Launch Roundup: All the Big Apple Announcements

It's that time again, time for Tim Cook and co. to pop on stage and reveal what Apple has in store for us over the next few months. Unlike the very developer-centric WWDC key note earlier this year, this time the focus is going to be more consumer orientated. Expect to hear about the next iPhone, and maybe some information about the future of the Apple Watch, that long-rumoured iPad Pro, and maybe something about Apple TV. Read More >>