This article updates the original hands-on comparison posted on July 2, 2012, to include changes to iOS 6. I also compare Siri on iOS 6 to Samsung's S Voice (found in the Samsung Galaxy S3 flagship phone.
Google's Android platform has woven in voice actions for some time, but it's only in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean that Google has managed to bring voice commands to the forefront in a meaningful way. Mostly, by dressing up the voice search interface, and making voice search available from any screen.
- Google Voice Actions is not Google Now
- Apple's Siri trounces Samsung's S Voice (hands-on)
- Fully reviewed: iOS 6
Apple deserves much of the credit for first making its voice assistant, Siri, the star, a... [Read more]