Talk about Talking to Our Stuff in The Seattle Times

Siri and other voice interfaces still have a long way to go.

I’ve had an Apple HomePod in my living room for a few weeks, and overall I like it. The sound is great, especially from such a diminutive device, and I like being able to voice commands without pulling out my phone or lifting my Apple Watch.

However, Siri—and other voice interfaces—still have a long way to go. I explain why in my latest Practical Mac column at the Seattle Times: Voice-activated assistants are still relatively dumb.

(Image credit: Apple)

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