Using Siri on an iPhone

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How to Have Siri Read Your Texts Aloud

One of the coolest things of Siri can do is read your texts read out loud to you. Say you've got a bunch of unread text messages on your iPhone 4S and you don't want to tap through each one. After all, [more…]

How to Use Siri to Make Phone Calls

Okay, calling a phone number isn't the most ground-breaking thing Siri on your iPhone 4S can do, but you'll find Siri is a lot more accurate at the task. How many times have you said into an old phone [more…]

How to Use Siri to Make a FaceTime Call

You know that Siri on your iPhone 4Scan help you make phone calls and text people, but did you know that she can even help you make a FaceTime call to someone? Imagine, then, that you have a friend in [more…]

How to Use Siri for Texting

Need to send a text right away? With Siri on your iPhone 4S you can dictate a text and continue your jog down the beach. Not only that, Siri lets you text multiple people and send texts to phone numbers [more…]

How to Work with Siri on Your iPhone 5

Siri allows you to control your iPhone 5 with just your voice — no memorizing strict commands or talking artificially. The more you use Siri, the more she’ll impress you. [more…]

Asking Siri a Question

Siri is ready when you are, so long as you have an Internet connection, be it cellular or Wi-Fi. You can activate Siri in one of three ways: [more…]

Top Uses for Siri

So what can you do with Siri? Siri can help you out and make your life easier in numerous ways. Let us count them (in no particular order): [more…]

Siri Supported Languages and Dialects

Siri works in many countries around the globe and can understand and speak in multiple languages. You can select the language of your choice — even if you live in the United States but want Siri to work [more…]

Siri Punctuation Tips for E-Mail, Text Messages and Notes

Don’t forget to verbal give punctuation commands when dictating to Siri. Here’s a thorough list of what you can say. They're great time savers when you're on the go! [more…]

Siri For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Apple’s groundbreaking Siri lets you use your voice to interact with your iPhone, iPad (including iPad mini), and latest iPod touch. Whether you’re dictating e-mails or text messages, browsing the web [more…]

How to Summon Siri on Your iPhone

When you first set up the iPhone 4S or iPhone 5, you have the option of turning on Siri. If you did so, you’re good to go. If you didn’t, tap Settings→General→Siri and flip the switch so that On is showing [more…]

What Kinds of Questions Can You Ask Siri?

The beauty of Siri on your iPhone is that you don't have to follow a designated protocol when talking to her. Asking, “Will I need an umbrella tomorrow?” [more…]

Settings to Make Siri Smarter

From Settings in the Siri app on your iPhone, you can make Siri smarter, customize her to your own preferences. For example, tell Siri in which language you want to converse. Out of the gate, Siri was [more…]

How to Voice Dial without Siri on Your iPhone

With a feature called Voice Control, you can take advantage of voice calling (and some other functions too) with an older iPhone that doesn’t have Siri. If you have an iPhone that predates the 4S, you [more…]

How to Make Calls with Siri on Your iPhone

Both iPhone's Voice Control and Siri (iPhone 4s or later) features are all ears when it comes to using your voice to make your iPhone do things for you — including making phone calls. [more…]

How to Use Siri on Your iPhone

Siri on your iPhone is a close second to her human counterpart, the executive assistant. After you establish a rapport with Siri, you may wonder what you ever did without her. Following is a partial list [more…]

How to Talk to Siri on your iPhone

Siri, one of the incredible features offered on newer iPhones, acts like your own personal assistant who can help with many different tasks. In order for Siri to help you do all the wonderful things she [more…]

How to Use an iPhone’s Voice Control or Siri for Music Playback

Voice Control and Siri are great on an iPhone, especially when used along with the headset for an almost hands-free command center. Remember to speak slowly and clearly. If you find that Voice Control [more…]

Tips on Using Siri in iPhone

Siri can do some pretty surprising things, and she (it?) has acquired many new skills with each new release of iOS. You can phrase the command for the same task in several ways; for example, you can ask [more…]

How to Summon Siri on the iPhone with iOS 8

When you first set up the iPhone, you have the option of turning on Siri. If you did so, you’re good to go. If you didn’t, tap Settings→General→Siri and flip the switch to on, meaning green rather than [more…]

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