Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is nowadays is getting more smarter by adding new features to its arsenal of Devices. The company has introduced shortcuts to enhance the potential of the digital voice assistant – Siri to quickly launch the Apps and perform the given tasks efficiently.
The shortcuts are a smart way to launch an app quickly and perform the desired actions. Siri is a learning assistant. It further enhances the capability of shortcuts for even more quicker actions. However, many believe that Siri still lacks the capability in performing the given tasks when compared to Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Echo and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Assistant.
The strength of Apple is always the ecosystem of the device and the apps that run on the hardware. The users can enhance the experience of the device with the help of customized shortcuts and voice commands.
Siri Lets Users to Do Things with a Simple Voice Command
Apple really has put in considerable efforts to develop Siri. The users need to simply say something, the device will do it immediately. For example, the mobile user can say call a number, search a hotel or set an alarm. All these are simple tasks. However, many people are not still not using the voice assistants because its capabilities are limited.
Even the capabilities of Google Assistant are limited. To fully embrace the Google Assistant, all the associated systems must be on Android. The privacy concerns also weigh on the usage of the voice assistant.
Apple Siri is built into HomePod, AirPods, iPad, iPhone, CarPlay, Apple Watch, and Mac. Siri fulfills a number of requests of the users tirelessly without compromising privacy. The users can even enhance the performance by creating shortcuts. Apple device users can either give a voice command or type a command to do the given task.
The company is extending the capability of Siri to all of its products except the Mac and Apple TV. Apple may even extend the capability of Siri to these devices as well in the future.
Apple Introduces Innovative Features to Improve Your Life
After criticism on several fronts from the customers, Apple is putting in efforts to improve existing things than launching newer ones.
The company has introduced a new capability in Safari browser of MacOS Mojave to block the collection of personal data. It also prevents identity theft by creating strong passwords.