If you’ve already seen this, watch it again. Here’s veteran comedian and Mrs. Doubtfire star Robin Williams on the Ellen Show talking about “the new future” and bringing up the technology du jour, Siri. I mean just the fact that this is happening is absurd, but then, then …
Commenter Peter Kjeldsen puts it best:
“You have the normal Robin being gentle and ordinary fun.. then he goes in to french Siri mode, gets a laugh and that is when this man starts rolling.. there is no off switch when he does that… LOOK LOOK AND THEN PAINT.”
My favorite part is “Why are you looking at a phone? LIVE YOUR LIFE …”
Via Vic Gundotra
Started by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne, Apple has expanded from computers to consumer electronics over the last 30 years, officially changing their name from Apple Computer, Inc. to Apple, Inc. in January 2007. Among the key offerings from Apple’s product line are: Pro line laptops (MacBook Pro) and desktops (Mac Pro), consumer line laptops (MacBook Air) and desktops (iMac), servers (Xserve), Apple TV, the Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server operating systems, the iPod, the...
Siri is now a product of Apple Corp. Siri is a virtual personal assistant incorporated as a feature of Apple iPhones beginning with the 4S generation. Siri was originally developed by SRI International. SRI spun off Siri, Inc., in 2007, and this company launched a personal assistant app in February 2010. Siri, Inc., was acquired by Apple in 2010, and in October 2011 Apple announced that the iPhone 4S would be using this technology.