Apple's Siri does not like Google Glass

Apple's Siri does not like Google Glass
Siri has always been pretty sassy, and has had a solid amount of snark when it came to the competition. That said, Siri seems to have a few things to say on the subject of Google Glas, and as you might expect, Siri is not a fan of Google's new beta device. Google's Eric Schmidt has claimed that Google and Apple have an "adult" relationship, but that doesn't mean the two can't take jabs at each other.

It has been found recently that if you say "Okay Glass" to Siri, it will have some less than glowing things to say on the topic. Apparently, there are four different responses that will cycle through when you use the Google Glass keyphrase. The responses range from the direct insult, "I think that Glass is half empty" to flippant, "Glass? I think you've got the wrong assistant" to amusing, "Stop trying to strap me to your forehead, it won't work" and even the slightly insecure, "I'm not Glass. And I'm just fine with that."

Some of the responses do exist right now in iOS 6, but there are extras in the iOS 7 beta, so it could easily be that this is just the tip of the iceberg on Glass insults from Siri.


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27 Comments

1. Shatter

Posts: 2036; Member since: May 29, 2013

Is somebody jealous?

4. daddysbeenabadgirl

Posts: 157; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

And another lame article that has no substance and goes no where. iPA and MH are desperately trying to keep Apple relevant...Pathetic really =D

8. ihatesmartphone unregistered

iPhonearena XD

10. Napalm_3nema

Posts: 2236; Member since: Jun 14, 2013

"Relevant"? This word, I do not think it means what you think it means. The company with the bestselling tablet, laptop, smartphone, mp3 player, and the biggest stacks of cash does not need a journalist, a fanboy, a baker, or a candlestick maker to keep it "relevant." "Men lie, women lie, numbers don't."

14. Sesameopen

Posts: 109; Member since: Aug 02, 2013

Actually, they do not have the bestselling tablet nor laptop. Tablets go to Asus and laptops go to dell.

17. johnbftl

Posts: 283; Member since: Jun 09, 2012

They don't have the “biggest stacks of cash" either. Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell's bankroll compared to Apple's is like laying an AmEx black next to a Green Dot card.

22. SGSatlantis

Posts: 227; Member since: Jul 20, 2011

Check your numbers before making a point and educating other people. Apple is only the biggest mp3 player seller and we all know that the mp3 industry is pretty much dead.

11. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

shes just plain dumb.

2. mas11

Posts: 1034; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

It's easier to trash talk than defeat a competitor

3. Edmund

Posts: 656; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

lol... Reminds me of the MS Ads dissing Siri

5. Cha7520

Posts: 222; Member since: Oct 31, 2010

Dont be J

6. Googler

Posts: 813; Member since: Jun 10, 2013

A step backwards for Apple, they don't need to do this but yet can't help themselves.

7. MyJobSux

Posts: 106; Member since: Apr 01, 2012

If Siri really answers questions about glass like that, its hilarious. Kind of like the commercial where the iPad is compared to the Windows tablet and you hear the Siri voice. M$ slapped around the iPad but in a way it seems like Apple is slapping themselves around in a strange way, well, to me anyway, HAHA.

9. sprockkets

Posts: 1612; Member since: Jan 16, 2012

It's apple - they can't help but talk trash about their competitors.

13. softfurryanus

Posts: 232; Member since: Jul 09, 2013

Apple is better than most of their competitors in terms of senseless trash talk. Look at Samsung and MS and then tell me Apple is that bad, one of the reasons I respect the company is because they don't do ad campaigns devoted entirely to bashing another product. It doesn't make a cocky remark like this that couldn't be said up front acceptable, but I don't think Apple is that terrible in the field of trash talk.

19. takeja

Posts: 35; Member since: Aug 16, 2013

Sorry, but Apple is a trash according to the facts about poor products and lack of morality: 1) no free copy a file 2) no default app (browser) selection 3) just 20 years old icon concept 4) "Apple iOS Apps Leak More Personal Info Than Android". 5) "iPhones most vulnerable among smartphones" 6) "40% of iOS popular apps invade your privacy without any permission" 7) "Apple censoring iCloud emails and attachments!" 8) "Apple played 'central role' in ebook price-fixing conspiracy"

21. Googler

Posts: 813; Member since: Jun 10, 2013

Hello, I'm a PC.

12. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2267; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

siri likes google maps.haha

15. tedkord

Posts: 17464; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

I got a different response. It said, "I'm going to apply for a patent on wearable computers and sue Google Glass for copying me."

16. vaibhavaggarwal

Posts: 44; Member since: Jul 05, 2013

you forgot the best one: "Just so you know, I don't do anything when you blink at me" ;D

18. gazmatic

Posts: 822; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

this is a funny article... i read all those in the siri voice i cant believe how fandroids are taking this personally

20. Tomfromsouth

Posts: 88; Member since: Apr 02, 2012

I know, I think its hilarious. I have an android phone and I can still laugh at myself. Stop taking yourselves so serious people. Wow you people need a life. Stop winging. Good job apple. Can't wait for android to bring something cheeky back (will probs be samsung)

23. AfterShock

Posts: 4147; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Poor Siri, I guess she don't do that. She just likes to talk.

24. VictorLazo

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 21, 2013

LOL that's really funny. On another subject, why is everybody so upset at PA for having Apple related articles?? The site is called PHONEarena not ANDROIDarena.... Besides a few non serious articles once in a while are all right :)

25. dirtydirty00

Posts: 428; Member since: Jan 21, 2011

insecurity. what a piece of work that siri is. its best use is for getting some punch lines.

26. PK1983

Posts: 215; Member since: Aug 08, 2012

I dislike Apple, but I have to give them credit, that was very clever.

27. Seerosu

Posts: 3; Member since: Mar 14, 2013

Hahaha, even tough it seems a desperate move from Apple (funny, anyway) it's tempting to give it a try... my imagination just blew off while reading this with "her" voice, hehe

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