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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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iOS 8 Hidden Features Video: Battery Usage By App, Hidden Photos, Siri Hands-Free, and More

iOS 8 Hidden Features Video: Battery Usage By App, Hidden Photos, Siri Hands-Free, and More | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Apple released iOS 8 to the public today, giving millions of users their first look at the new operating system. Along with all of the major...
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50 Things Cortana Can Do Right Now (Compared To Siri and Google Now)

50 Things Cortana Can Do Right Now (Compared To Siri and Google Now) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Cortana is Windows Phone's answer to Siri and Google Now: A voice-activated artificially intelligent personal assistant with an only slightly off-putting robot voice. Technically, she's still in beta on Windows 8.1, but PhoneBuff is here to show us 50 things Cortana can already do.
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How to Teach Siri Who Your Phone Contacts Are –– and Why You Should

How to Teach Siri Who Your Phone Contacts Are –– and Why You Should | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
I rarely call my mom “Susan,” even if that is her real name. She is simply Mom. So, if I’m trying to use voice commands to contact my mom, it’s far more natural to refer to her by her titles than by her first name. Which is why it’s very helpful that you can teach Siri what your relationship is with each of your phone contacts.
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You'll Want To Ditch Siri For This Virtual Assistant Powered By Real People, Not Computers

You'll Want To Ditch Siri For This Virtual Assistant Powered By Real People, Not Computers | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Ooloo is a new Siri-like app that uses real people to answer your questions rather than a computer.
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Google Now and Cortana are the future, not Siri - Contextual and Predictive services

Google Now and Cortana are the future, not Siri - Contextual and Predictive services | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
A new wave of services from Google and Microsoft promise to take care of your digital tasks before you even think of it.
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Google Beats Apple's Siri And Microsoft's Cortana When It Comes To Digital Assistants

Google Beats Apple's Siri And Microsoft's Cortana When It Comes To Digital Assistants | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Microsoft's new virtual assistant, Cortana, works just as well as Google Now and Siri. Google Now has an advantage, however, since it works with Google Maps.
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5 Best iPad virtual assistant apps to keep you on schedule

5 Best iPad virtual assistant apps to keep you on schedule | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Siri, Apple’s sometimes snarky virtual assistant, is supposed to be able to help you streamline appointments by knowing where you are supposed to be and when. While I've found Siri can be useful for this, I've discovered several alternatives that have their own advantages.
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Google Now vs. Siri: The rematch - YouTube

http://cnet.co/1hVB73U With the release of iOS 7 and Android 4.4, we bring the two most powerful virtual assistants back into the battle room to find out whi...
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50 Things You Didn't Know Siri Could Do

50 Things You Didn't Know Siri Could Do | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
You probably already knew that your iPhone's virtual assistant, Siri, could send text messages and set alarms. But did you knows that it can also show you pictures of puppies?
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Do More With Siri Using The New iOS 7 Siri Commands

Do More With Siri Using The New iOS 7 Siri Commands | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
If you find yourself fumbling with your iPhone to make a simple phone call, locate and launch an app, set a reminder or wake-up alarm then you
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10 Siri Tricks To Help You Be Your Most Productive Self

10 Siri Tricks To Help You Be Your Most Productive Self | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Apple's sassy assistant Siri can be the biggest productivity booster ever. Dial up your patience for a few days, and try these easy tips. Once you do, you may never go back to life without Siri.