Monthly Archives: April 2014

Siri Fails Baristas

A friend of mine recently attempted to get her Apple iPhone’s Siri to understand a common, simple word: barista. No luck. How Siri’s voice recognition translated it: Paris stuff. A friend of hers tried it herself, and Siri failed again: … Continue reading

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The star receiver has a cold

You know that old adage “Feed a cold, starve a fever.” Or is it “Feed a fever, starve a cold”? According to Dragon NaturallySpeaking, it’s neither. What it typed when I said the former: Feet are cold, star receiver.

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