Yes, the all new Apple iPhone 4S comes with a high performance 1.5Ghz Apple A5 processor and an impressive 8MP camera. However, one of the primary reasons for this new smartphone’s 4 million units sale in just three days is its Siri virtual personal assistant. Now, as per a jailbreak tweak for Apple iPad, Siri has been made available on the tablet as well, thanks to @jackoplane. Said to be one of the most advanced and highly evolved artificial intelligence systems on mobile devices, Siri has proved to one of the stellar features of the iPhone 4S. Apple Inc. has managed to harness the unique properties of voice recognition and fuse them with artificial intelligence and statistical analysis, thereby enabling enhance interaction with the device. As per the initial reports, Siri on iPad hasn’t yet been able to communicate with Apple servers, but the users can definitely use it to carry out queries on Google and TellMe.
In related news, the co-founder of the company that came up with the Siri technology, Dag Kittlaus has now reportedly called it quits from Apple Inc. The decision to leave Apple has been attributed to Mr. Kittlaus’s family moving to Chicago, as well as to focus on the development of new technologies. Siri was essentially founded in the year 2007 and the company was later acquired in the year 2010 by Apple, while keeping Dag in the role of the company’s CEO. Before the inception of Siri, Dag was an Entrepreneur in Residence at the Stanford Research Institute, while also serving as a former employee in Motorola.