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Queen Latifah Reveals the Voice Behind Siri

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October 23, 2013
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This week marks the start of Siri's rollout on the road. Chevy's Volt is the first vehicle to feature an "eyes free" version of the voice technology. And she's set to come standard in every 2014 model from GM, Honda and BMW. Recently, we met the real-life woman behind the voice of apple's notorious iPhone companion, who shared some insight into her infamous attitude. As guest on The Queen Latifah Show, Susan Bennett acknowledged that her know-it-all alter-ego is well known for her scrappy sarcasm.


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Expect Apple to Debut Smart Home Software and Healthbook at WWDC

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TheStreet (June 2, 2014) — As Apple kicks off its Worldwide Developers Conference today in San Francisco, correspondent Sergio Quintana offers an on-location preview of what to expect. With Apple's decision to live stream the event sparking many rumors that a big announcement will be made, Quintana reveals what we can expect. He discusses the likelihood that smart home software will be unveiled, the potential of a new iPhone or upgrade to Apple TV and how likely it will be that Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine will be present to discuss the recent Beats acquisition. He also reveals what he'll be listening for when chief executive Tim Cook gives the keynote address later today. Video provided by TheStreet
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