The device as the persona

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There is arguably no greater growth than in the use of personal devices in healthcare. These range from the personal fitness devices on which the incessant 10,000 steps a day are counted on the wrist, to more sophisticated remote heart monitoring devices that can be hacked by cyber terrorists. Add to this the explosion of […]

When your personal digital assistant is a spy

It won’t be long before many or even most of our daily activities in and out of work will be conducted with the help of personal digital assistants (PDAs) such as Alexa, Cortana, Google or Siri. From checking daily appointments to sending messages to capturing personal and professional epiphanies, these PDAs promise to be the […]

Apple unveils iOS 10, Siri upgrades

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Consumers get excited when a technology company promises its latest version will be the “biggest release yet,” but for IT pros, the phrase usually conjures visions of integration and security challenges. Apple is touting iOS 10 as the most significant update yet to its mobile operating system. The iPhone maker unveiled details of iOS 10 — […]

Siri could be the talk of Apple’s annual developers conference

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Apple’s annual developers conference opens in San Francisco June 13, and while the main focus of the event likely will be details of iOS 10 — the next version of the company’s mobile operating system for iPhones and iPads — don’t be surprised to hear a lot of talk about Siri, Apple’s voice-activated personal assistant. Siri […]