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Siri For Dummies by Marc Saltzman

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Chapter 3

Using Siri While on the Go

In This Chapter

arrow Finding out how Siri can give you accurate directions

arrow Using your voice to search for destinations, including points of interest (POIs) and landmarks in other cities

arrow Taking advantage of the new Apple Maps application, viewable in 3D, too

arrow Searching for nearby restaurants, stores, bank machines, and other businesses

arrow Having Siri tell you about the weather — locally and around the globe

Without question, Siri is the most exciting feature in Apple’s iOS products — and because these smartphones, tablets, and media players were made for portability, you can bet that Siri can help you when you’re out on the town. Or even in the countryside, for that matter.

Specifically, Siri is a fast and powerful way to discover the world around you. If you need turn-by-turn directions, want to find a new restaurant (also see the next chapter!), or simply want to know if you need an umbrella today, Siri can help you with all of these scenarios, and much ...

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