Siri and concerns about privacy

“What’s meaning of life?” or “Will you marry me?”. Over the past week, Siri had to answer a lot of these questions. While everyone enjoys their new iPhone 4S and the lovely personal assistant Siri, most people don’t think about what really happens when you use Siri. Every time you say something to Siri, your voice is streamed to the cloud. Apple then processes your recording and sends the results back to you. The advantage of this process is obvious. Apple can analyse, improve and change Siri without the user having to do anything.  Continue reading