We know that Siri, Apple’s very own virtual assistant can help users perform a lot of tasks when she receives simple verbal commands. Though the fruit company has given her an impressive a set of skills, her repertoire keeps improving through the numerous tweaks which we can easily find in the Cydia Store. Not only that, we all know that once the iOS 6, which we all are waiting for, is released, it will further improve her performance. Though she is able to perform tasks, which are related to software, she isn’t able to do a lot when it comes to the hardware side of the iDevice people use. A tweak by the name SiLight will no doubt change that.
The iPhone 4S brought to us the digital voice assistant, Siri. She can answer all the questions, provided the questions make sense and the database has the answer to the. Now, you can ask Siri about different locations such as parks and clubs, and you’ll be provided with the right answer. Siri can’t, by default, extend her reach outside the US. This means if you’re travelling, you won’t be able to ask about nearby restaurants and other recreational places. However, all that changes for International Locations for Siri. This is a new tweak through which you can ask the assistant about different locations when travelling.
Do not have an iPhone 4S, but still want Siri? Well, that isn’t any unusual craving to have! In fact, I would say you surely deserve to have something as special as Siri and that too NOW on your current iPhone.
I’m sure, most of you are familiar about the most ‘trending’ topic when it comes to iPhone nowadays; i.e. to get your non-iPhone 4S Siri-enabled. And amazingly, there are numerous tweaks to do so. However the latest and most convincing way to get Siri on your jailbroken non-iPhone 4S is AssistantServer Installer. This tweak is unique because it requires minimal configuration to get it up and running at a very basic level.
Check out this awesome jailbreak tweak! It has Facebook integration similar to the iOS’ built-in Twitter integration. It’s not rocket science. It’s simple to use, and it is also integrated with other social network sites.
The jailbreak tweak is called Fusion. What’s amazing with this tweak is – it integrates Facebook, Foursquare and MySpace into the default Twitter composition pane. Now you can update your status simultaneously. That’s not all. Fusion allows you to compose messages and Twitter updates using Siri.
Just say it, and Siri will do it for you.
The iPhone is fantastic and the latest handset from Apple, the 4S, features an awesome built-in intelligent voice assistant which we all have grown to love. We love the received now and then from the jailbreak jailbreak community. The Absinthe jailbreak released in January for the iPhone 4S has led to a Tsunami of tweaks and enhancements in the Cydia Store. There has been a lot of tweaks and extensions for Siri as well.
This is the 3rd article of the Siri Tip series. Earlier, we showed you how to better utilize Siri to retrieve the weather information and create note. As you know, you can use Siri to initiate Google Search. By pairing Siri and Google together, you can search all kinds of information simply by using voice. In this post, let’s see how you can search flight schedule and movie showtimes using Siri.
Siri based modifications have been easier to produce since the introduction if AssistantExtensions tweak for Cydia. Now developers are able to build their modifications as a plug-in to the available AssistantExtensions framework making things easier and less time consuming!
There are so many different nations, cultures and beliefs in the world. But there’s one thing that brings people from different nations together and that is sports! It brings a sense of brotherhood among all nations and also plays a role of a worldwide language and promotes peace all over.
A new tweak has been released in the Cydia store by the name of SiriSports. It enhances the capabilities of Siri and builds on includes some of the features introduced by the SiriNBA tweak released earlier in March. You might already know about the AssistantExtensions framework, it is built as a plug-in to that framework and AssistantExtensions will be installed as a dependency alongside SiriSports if you haven’t already installed it on the device.
Grand Paul recently updated Zephyr and Infinidock Cydia tweaks to be compatible with iOS 5.1. He is also the developer for the popular Spire tweak which allows for Siri access on non-4S devices. However, there’s an issue with Spire. It only provides the Siri GUI, and relies on a functioning proxy server and data from a registered iPhone 4S to function properly. This has become difficult since Apple has started shutting down the access provided by certain 4S devices due to the thousands of requests.
We posted about SpeakEvents Cydia tweak that reads out SMS, emails and iMessage notifications. This can come in handy when your iDevice is not accessible when you’re driving or are just not in the mood to hold it. Another somewhat similar tweak has been released. Details below!
The new Cydia tweak is known as Aloud. It adds voice to every notification on the iOS device and gives the option to choose from 30 different languages for the alerts. It’s a simple and nice tweak that allows you to choose apps whose notifications you want to be read aloud, adjust the rate of speech and much more. This tweak will work with all the installed apps on the iDevice.