This morning, Apple pulled the wraps off their newest mobile phone, the iPhone 4S. It has a better camera, it’s faster, it has the largest storage capability of any iPhone and it responds to voice commands in a way we’ve never seen outside of Star Trek.
The live blogger for the New York Times summed it up best with this statement:
“We are clearly headed to Terminator/HAL territory here. Humans are doomed. Deal with it.”
Here’s a quick rundown of the new features.
Siri: Your Personal Assistant
Voice command module, Siri, is the main reason to switch to this new iPhone. It’s an incredibly intuitive system that understands and responds to conversational English (and a few other languages).
Ask what the weather is and you’ll get a weather report.