Banking By Smart Speaker Arrives, But Security Issues ExistBig banks and financial companies have started to offer banking through virtual assistants — Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant — in a way that will allow customers to perform tasks just with their voice.
Apple Orchestrates Deal For Song-Recognition App ShazamApple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant has already been using to help people identify music playing on their iPhone.
Apple's HomePod Pumps Up Volume On Tech RivalsApple is hoping that their new smart home speaker will strike a chord with music lovers, the latest test of the iPhone maker's ability to redefine markets originally staked out by its rivals.
New Smart Speaker Expected At Apple ConferenceTapping into their Siri digital assistant, Apple appears poised to unveil a voice activated, internet connected speaker that would create a new digital pipeline into people's homes.
Man Says iPhone's Siri Saved His Life After ExplosionA New Hampshire man who was injured in a house explosion is thanking Siri for saving his life.
Hear The Art Of Storytelling At The Texas Storytellers FestivalEveryone love a good story, and this weekend the best storytellers from across the land will gather in Denton to tell some tall Texas Tales...JD Ryan is Around Town.
Mark Zuckerberg Unveils Morgan Freeman-Voiced AI AssistantMark Zuckerberg has enlisted the help of Morgan Freeman and taken a shot at Nickelback while unveiling his new artificial intelligence assistant.
Apple Set To Show New Software ImprovementsWith sales of Apple's flagship iPhone slowing, the spotlight is on the company's hunt for the next big thing. Apple's annual software developers conference will be a big opportunity to show the world what's coming.
Smartphone Voices Not Always Helpful In Health CrisisIt can give you directions or find the nearest deli, but how helpful is your phone's virtual voice in a health crisis? Researchers found alarming numbers when it comes to questions about rape, suicide, depression and other health problems.
Apple Event To Focus On iPhone, Apple TV, SiriAlong with new iPhones, the iconic tech company is expected to show off a new Apple TV system and a bigger role in the home for Siri, its voice-activated digital assistant.
Apple Schedules New Product AnnouncementApple has announced plans for a new product event on September 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets.
Apple's Siri Has New Role In New 'Smart' Home SystemsThe first "smart" home gadgets that can be controlled by Apple's voice-activated digital assistant are going on sale this week.