Google's Android And Chrome Chief Sundar Pichai Holds News Event

Larry Magid: Google Now Catching Up To Siri

Google is catching up to Apple when it comes to voice-based search apps according to a new study, but the technology still isn’t considered to being anywhere close to being totally reliable.


An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Invades Siri’s Turf With App For iPhone, iPad

Siri may be feeling a little job insecurity. The sometimes droll assistant that answers questions and helps people manage their lives on Apple’s iPhone and iPad is facing competition from an up-and-coming rival made by Google.


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Google Goes After Apple With New Siri-Like iPhone, iPad Assistant

Google is trying to upstage Siri, the sometimes droll assistant that answers questions and helps people manage their lives on Apple’s iPhone and iPad.


Apple iPhone 5. (CBS News)

Tech Report: Navigation On Cellphones May Violate Calif. Hands-Free Law

Our technology analyst takes a look at a recent decision by a Fresno court that prevents use of hand-held navigation devices while driving.


The iPad mini is displayed. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Apple’s iPad, iPhone 5 Go On Sale In China

Thanks to Siri, Apple’s latest iPad will go on sale in China Wednesday. The IPhone5 will follow suit a week later.


The new iPhone 5 is displayed during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on September 12, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Giving Apple’s iOS 6 A Try

Apple released its latest version of their operating system, iOS 6, on Wednesday. I downloaded it, and after playing around with it a little, so far so good.


A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Google’s Augmented Reality Glasses Brings Vision of the Future

Google has released a video giving us an idea of how its long-rumored augmented reality glasses might work, but will it be a sensory overload?



Tech Report: Google Plans Search Engine Revamp

Rumors abound that Google is planning a new approach to web search that hopes to keep you on their site by giving you facts instead of links.


A man uses 'Siri' on the iPhone 4S. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Apple Sued Over Siri Voice Assistant

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said he’s not sure about a lawsuit filed against Apple over its Siri voice assistant feature for iPhones.


A screen shot of an Apple advertisement which shows a user finding directions to Santa Cruz. (Apple Inc.)

Apple iPhone Ad Spotlights Santa Cruz Beaches As Winter Destination

A new Apple advertisement that features a shivering man in a snowy New England town asking his iPhone 4s for “the best way to Santa Cruz, California” made a big splash in Surf City.




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