Apple’s Siri Might Help You Shop Soon, Get More Useful
According to new information, Apples popular personal assitant is going to get even more intelligent. Siri, the popular voice responsive personal assistant that made it’s debut on the iPhone 4s could soon help you shop on your mobile device, and become present on Apple computers and possibly an HDTV in the future.
Right now, Siri doesn’t let users “complete transactions with online stores. The voice-driven personal assistant software will respond with ‘Sorry, I can’t purchase that.'” said Apple Insider. “But Apple’s latest patent filing specifically highlights e-commerce as a key function of its ‘Intelligent Automated Assistant’ The application notes that Siri could be used for ‘online purchases of items such as books, DVDs, music and the like.'”
[ via Technolog MSNBC ]