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Apple’s MM1 AI Model Shows a Sleeping Giant Is Waking Up

While the tech industry went gaga for generative artificial intelligence, one giant has held back: Apple. The company has yet to introduce so much as an AI-generated emoji, and according to a New York Times report today and earlier reporting from Bloomberg, it is in preliminary talks with Google about adding the search company’s Gemini AI model to iPhones.Yet a research paper quietly posted online last Friday by Apple engineers suggests that the company is making significant new investments into AI that are already…

Apple Can’t Build AI, So It’s Reportedly Asking Google Gemini to Power Siri

Apple is in talks to build Google Gemini into the iPhone’s next operating system, powering Siri and other AI-enabled features, according to reports from Bloomberg on Monday. The iPhone maker reportedly held discussions with multiple AI companies about powering iOS 18 with a competitor’s technology, including OpenAI.Google’s Antitrust Case Is the Best Thing That Ever Happened to AIApple has largely been absent from the AI conversation in 2023, leading to great speculation that the iPhone giant may be falling behind Google…

Now you can have Siri read your messages in many languages with just a few simple steps!

With the release of iOS 17.4, Apple introduced several exciting updates, including new emojis, changes to the App Store in the European Union, and transcripts for Apple Podcasts. Among these enhancements is an update to Siri, Apple's voice assistant, which now offers the ability to read incoming messages in multiple languages. Enhancements to SiriPreviously, Siri could only read messages in the primary language set on your device. However, with the latest iOS update, users can now have Siri read messages in more than one…

AirPods Pro Hearing Aid Mode Might Show Up in iOS 18

Photo: Ivan_Shenets (Shutterstock)AirPods Pro is great for drowning out the people around you, but the earbuds can also work similarly to a hearing aid. In the upcoming iOS 18 release, the AirPods Pro might go all-in with helping those who are hard of hearing. A hearing aid mode will reportedly come to the AirPods Pro with the release of iOS 18 later this year, according to Bloomberg’s Power On Newsletter sent out Sunday. Apple Unveils Its iPhone 15 and Apple Watch Series 9Apple didn’t immediately respond to a request for

7 things you should never ask Siri, Google Assistant or Alexa

You're suddenly thrown into a situation where you must perform CPR to save a life. Oh, no — you don't remember anything from that course 15 years ago.You might think a quick "Hey, Siri" would pull up the instructions quickly and clearly, but that's absolutely the worst thing to do. In a recent study, researchers asked voice assistants about cardiac arrest emergencies. Yep, it was a complete disaster.We’re giving away a $1,000 laptop! Enter to win right now here. Good luck!TECH LIFE UPGRADES SMARTER THAN THE STUFF ON…

What not to ask Siri or Alexa: Understanding the risks

During a recent investigation, researchers posed cardiac arrest scenarios to voice assistants. The results were highly unfavorable.Although voice assistants such as Siri or Alexa are frequently relied upon for tasks like weather updates or setting timers during cooking, using them in critical situations may not be advisable. While it's hoped that individuals never encounter a medical emergency, it's cautioned that relying on Siri or Alexa for assistance in such scenarios should be avoided.As reported by Fox News, a recent…

iPhone 16 Siri AI upgrades teased via microphone-related leaks

Normally, no one would really care about a next-gen iPhone’s microphone upgrades. But the iPhone 16 isn’t like its predecessors. It should deliver generative AI features similar to ChatGPT, including AI upgrades for Siri that will be deeply integrated with core features. That’s what rumors say, with some reports claiming that the iPhone 16 will get exclusive AI features that older hardware won’t support. That’s why leaks teasing upgrades to the iPhone 16 microphones are exciting. They imply that Apple is indeed…

How to Use Siri for Business

For many businesses, a big part of staying competitive means being able to utilize new technology to get more done in a shorter period of time. Voice-controlled assistants, such as Apple’s Siri, are innovations that can go a long way in helping companies do exactly this. Siri is a digital tool available on many Apple devices. Using only voice-recognition, it allows users the ability to accomplish a wide range of daily tasks. Doing so can save time by reducing or eliminating the physical inputs that would…

OpenAI Wants to Control Your Computer

OpenAI is reportedly developing “agent software,” that will effectively take over your device and complete complex tasks on your behalf, according to The Information. OpenAI’s agent would work between multiple apps on your computer, performing clicks, cursor movements, and text typing. It’s really a new type of operating system, and it could change the way you interact with your computer altogether.Why is Everyone Suing AI Companies? | Future TechIt’s all part of Sam Altman’s vision to make ChatGPT into a “supersmart…

Google Assistant Just Got Supercharged With AI. It Might Be the Biggest Update in Google’s History.

If you felt an earthquake just now, it might have been Google’s latest announcement. In one of the biggest updates in Google’s history, the company unleashed the full version of its next-generation AI model Gemini. Google is changing its chatbot’s name from Bard to Gemini, releasing a dedicated Gemini mobile app, and launching a premium AI subscription service. The news that will have the biggest effect on your life, however, is that the company just added Gemini to Google Assistant. Starting now, millions of people will…