Apple’s iMac Pro May Include Full A10 SoC, Could Put ARM in the Driver Seat

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Apple’s upcoming iMac Pro workstation may add support for always-on Siri while using ARM’s TrustZone technology and its own A10 SoC to boot and secure the system.

The post Apple’s iMac Pro May Include Full A10 SoC, Could Put ARM in the Driver Seat appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259319-apples-imac-pro-may-include-full-a10-soc-put-arm-driver-seat?source=Computing

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How to control your computer with your voice

Siri on macOS Sierra

Siri or Cortana aren’t just for your phone

Both Windows 10 and macOS Sierra come with voice-activated digital assistants to do your bidding. Here are all the different ways you can put them to use.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/control-your-computer-with-your-voice?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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4-year-old boy uses Siri to call ambulance, saves mom's life

A 4-year-old boy in the U.K. saved his mom’s life after he used Siri to call an ambulance, telling emergency services that “she’s closing her eyes and she’s not breathing.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/23/4-year-old-boy-uses-siri-to-call-ambulance-saves-moms-life.html

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Siri security flaw on iPhone 6s & 6s Plus grants access to Contacts and Photos without passcode

Article Image A newly discovered Siri search handling bug allows nefarious users to bypass passcode protected lock screens on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus handsets, granting easy access to Contacts and Photos data. The vulnerability is likely applicable only to a subset of devices, however.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4eb813ae/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A40C0A40Csiri0Esecurity0Eflaw0Eon0Eiphone0E6s0E6s0Eplus0Egrants0Eaccess0Eto0Econtacts0Eand0Ephotos0Ewithout0Epasscode/story01.htm

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Apple's Siri updated to understand sexual assault queries, provide help

Article Image Apple in March updated its Siri virtual assistant to better handle questions about sexual assault and other emergencies, with some queries now leading to responses developed in cooperation with the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN).

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4ea4531b/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A30C310Capples0Esiri0Eupdated0Eto0Eunderstand0Esexual0Eassault0Equeries0Eprovide0Ehelp/story01.htm

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Apple airs Apple TV ad focusing on Siri voice control, Apple Music

Article Image Apple on Thursday shared a new Apple TV ad highlighting the fourth-generation set-top’s Siri voice control functionality, deep content search and Apple Music integration.

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Rumor: Apple will finally bring Siri to Mac with this year's OS X 10.12

Article Image Having debuted on the Apple Watch and Apple TV last year, Siri will finally make its way to Apple’s Mac OS X operating system with a new update this fall, according to a new report.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4dd2551b/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A20C240Crumor0Eapple0Ewill0Efinally0Ebring0Esiri0Eto0Emac0Ewith0Ethis0Eyears0Eos0Ex0E10A12/story01.htm

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Apple correcting Siri "abortion" search issue uncovered in 2011

Article Image More than four years after the discovery of a purported Siri flaw that led users searching for abortion clinics to adoption agencies and fertility clinics, it seems Apple and its data providers are slowly working to correct the issue.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4d3c642a/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A10C290Capple0Ecorrecting0Esiri0Eabortion0Esearch0Eissue0Euncovered0Ein0E20A11/story01.htm

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Apple's Eddy Cue hints at new Remote app for Apple TV, says over half of fourth-gen buyers are upgraders

Article Image Apple is at work on a new iOS remote app that will fully replicate the functions of the Siri Remote bundled with the fourth-generation Apple TV, according to the company’s senior VP of Internet Software and Services, Eddy Cue.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4c1cf15f/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C120C0A90Capples0Eeddy0Ecue0Ehints0Eat0Enew0Eremote0Eapp0Efor0Eapple0Etv0Esays0Eover0Ehalf0Eof0Efourth0Egen0Ebuyers0Eare0Eupgraders/story01.htm

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Ford Sync update brings Siri Eyes Free support to more than 5M vehicles

Article Image Detroit automaker Ford enabled Siri Eyes Free integration for more than five million car owners with the release of a Sync infotainment system software update on Thursday, an upgrade compatible with cars dating back to the 2011 model year.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4bf6d209/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C120C0A30Cford0Esync0Eupdate0Ebrings0Esiri0Eeyes0Efree0Esupport0Eto0Emore0Ethan0E5m0Evehicles/story01.htm

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Simplify Apple TV app & content purchases with a 4-digit passcode, or disable password entry entirely

Article Image Entering text, particularly a complex alphanumeric password, on the new Apple TV’s Siri Remote is, frankly, a pain. Thankfully Apple has included a few convenient workarounds offering both flexibility and security when purchasing content.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4b344c14/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C110C0A30Csimplify0Eapple0Etv0Eapp0Econtent0Epurchases0Ewith0Ea0E40Edigit0Epasscode0Eor0Edisable0Epassword0Eentry0Eentirely/story01.htm

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How to control your TV volume with the new Apple TV Siri Remote

Article Image The vastly improved Siri Remote that ships with the fourth-generation Apple TV includes dedicated volume buttons, which can be programmed to control volume levels on TVs and receivers, even via legacy infrared line-of-sight.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4b1d9cca/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C10A0C30A0Chow0Eto0Econtrol0Eyour0Etv0Evolume0Ewith0Ethe0Enew0Eapple0Etv0Esiri0Eremote/story01.htm

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iPhone 6s stops listening for 'Hey Siri' when it's in your pocket or face down on a table

Article Image Apple’s new iPhone 6s utilizes its M9 coprocessor for “Hey Siri” input, allowing it to always listen for voice commands. Well, almost always.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4ae4d16f/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C10A0C220Ciphone0E6s0Estops0Elistening0Efor0Ehey0Esiri0Ewhen0Eits0Ein0Eyour0Epocket0Eor0Eface0Edown0Eon0Ea0Etable/story01.htm

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