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Apple co-creator of Siri voice software said to depart

National Post - ‎17 hours ago‎
Adam Cheyer, an engineer who helped build the Siri voice-recognition software that was acquired by Apple Inc., is no longer working for the iPhone maker, according to three people familiar with the situation. Cheyer, a Siri co-founder and its former vice

Report: Siri Co-Creator Parts Ways With Apple

PC Magazine - ‎17 hours ago‎
One of the engineers who helped build Siri, the voice recognition software on the iPhone 4S, has bid adieu to Apple, according to a new report. Bloomberg, citing three people familiar with the situation, reported on Wednesday that Adam Cheyer, co-creator of

iPhone 5: Apple loses Siri developer

Times of India - ‎19 hours ago‎
On the eve of the launch of the iPhone 5, Adam Cheyer, the engineer who helped in developing the Siri virtual assistant for iPhone 4S, has left Apple. Bloomberg reported this news quoting three sources who wanted to remain anonymous “as the matter is

Siri co-founder Adam Cheyer exits Apple

NDTV - ‎21 hours ago‎
siri_large.jpg. The man behind Apple’s voice recognition software Siri, has left the company, reported Bloomberg. Little details are known about the circumstances in which Adam Cheyer, Siri co-founder and Apple’s former vice president of engineering left the

Apple loses Siri co-creator

GMA News - ‎Sep 12, 2012‎
“The departure is at least the second among Siri’s founding team since Apple bought the company in April 2010 and follows the departure of Chief Executive Officer Dag Kittlaus last year,” Bloomberg said. It said Apple spokeswoman Kristin Huguet declined to

Apple’s Siri leading voice in growing technology

Newsday - ‎Sep 11, 2012‎
Call it the “Siri effect.” With Apple expected to unveil on Wednesday a new iPhone with added capabilities for Siri, its voice-activated digital assistant, industry experts say two factors are driving an explosion of voice-enabled services in smartphones,

Another Siri co-founder leaves Apple

CNET - ‎Sep 11, 2012‎
One of Siri’s founding members from long before it was acquired by Apple and turned into the feature found in the iPhone 4S, has left the company. Adam Cheyer, who co-founded Siri, Inc. in March 2008, has left his job at Apple, Bloomberg reports. CNET has

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CNET (blog) - ‎Sep 11, 2012‎
Another Siri co-founder leaves Apple. One of Siri’s founding members from long before it was acquired by Apple and turned into the feature found in the iPhone 4S, has left the company. Adam Cheyer, who co-founded Siri, Inc. in March 2008, has left his job at

Apple’s Siri fuels boom in voice technology

Newsday - ‎Sep 11, 2012‎
Apple’s Siri fuels boom in voice technology. Published: September 11, 2012 5:28 PM By By BRANDON BAILEY San Jose Mercury News (MCT). In this file photo, Apple Store customers look. Photo credit: Getty Images | In this file photo, Apple Store customers

NASA Striking Curiosity


NASA’s Curiosity Rover Successfully Lands on Mars

New York Times (blog)‎ – Aug 5, 2012
At 1:31 a.m. Eastern time on Monday, NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover will complete its eight-and-a-half-month journey from Earth and try to land on the surface of

NBCNews.com‎ – Aug 6, 2012

iPhone 5 Release Rumors, Photos and Videos


  1. iPhone 5 release date and why Apple is under unprecedented pressure to improve
    Examiner.com‎ – 3 hours ago
    The new iPhone 5 still has no confirmed release date, but as in the past, the rumor mill is bubbling. When is iPhone 5 coming out? How will it

Is The iPhone 5 Out In The Wild?

Gizmodo Australia-53 minutes ago
TechCrunch says an anonymus developer noticed an “iPhone 5,2″ device pop up on their server logs, which means the next Apple handset is being tested as

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The Rise of The Facebook Bots and Name Changes

Bots Raise Their Heads Again on Facebook

New York Times (blog)-Jul 30, 2012
Any business that advertises on Facebook wants eyes looking at its ads and then fingers clicking on them. Facebook gets paid based on how