Even in beta, Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant has an impressive amount to say for itself. But is it enough to keep up?
A new open source project for Raspberry Pi mini-PCs lets you build your own voice command personal assistant for your home.
Amazon's Fire TV and the battle for the living room, why cord cutting won't work for sports fans, the new HTC One phone, and Cortana versus Siri versus Google Now.
Odds are, you're not using Windows Phone. If the forthcoming voice assistant is good enough, maybe you will.
If Apple absorbs perceptual computing pioneer PrimeSense, it could mean intriguing possibilities for future Apple products, including iPhones with computer vision and even wearable computing.
Thanks to some journalistic sleuthing, we now know the name of the actor whose voice was used as the basis for the speech of Apple's digital assistant. Marco Tabini consults with industry experts to find out how a person's voice becomes Siri's persona.
Cupertino continues its shopping spree with the addition of the personal assistant service and app, Cue.
Tired of Siri mangling your moniker? Now you can finally teach it how to say your name (and others' names) correctly.
Associate editor Serenity Caldwell details all you can expect from Siri in iOS 7.