What Are Some Examples of Useful Siri Shortcuts?

Apple announced Siri Shortcuts and Suggestions at WWDC 2018 today. The announcements today were a little disappointing coming off of the Google Duplex demonstration from a few weeks ago. What Are Some Useful Siri Shortcuts? Setting up Shortcuts seems like a lot of work… I am not sure I would use any of the Shortcuts or Suggestions that were demonstrated. Can someone suggest useful Siri shortcuts in the comments below? The ones mentioned by the beautiful woman who works at Apple in the video below just don’t seem useful to…

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HomePod Not Connecting to Home App?

HomePod not Connecting to Home App

Is your HomePod not connecting to the Home app? If you move your HomePod from one room to another, or if you try connecting to a different iOS device, you may have trouble accessing HomePod from an iOS device using the “Home” app. In my case, I originally set up HomePod using an iPad without Apple Music. Then, since HomePod was not operating to its full potential without Apple Music, I signed up for an Apple Music free trial using my iMac. Then I connected my iPhone to the HomePod…

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What Can Siri on HomePod Do?

What can Siri on HomePod do?

I set up a HomePod in my home office today. There were some configuration specifics that I needed to get right, but getting HomePod up and running was pretty straightforward. After initially plugging it in, Siri on HomePod was able to do a few things using a basic Internet connection. However, to avoid some frustration when setting up HomePod, here are some other minor configurations you’ll need to be aware of right out of the box. Home Sharing Home Sharing on your iPhone or other iOS device has to be…

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Why Does Siri Suck So Bad? Seriously, I Want to Know…

Why does Siri suck so bad..

Why does Siri suck so bad?  Seriously, I really want to know…  Siri is not a big part of my life. But occasionally, I do use Siri… And in those situations I really wish it worked.  How I Want Siri To Work Sometimes if I’m going to be late for a sales meeting I want to be able to call the person I’m meeting with and let them know I’m running late.  But I’m superstitious so the numbers for these people are almost never in my contacts… I try my best not…

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