Apple Updates Siri to Better Handle Suicide References [Image]

Posted June 18, 2013 at 4:07pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11114 views

Apple has updated Siri to better handle references to committing suicide.

The personal assistant will now immediately offer to call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Previously, it would only show the locations of the centers.

You can see a screenshot of Siri's response to a suicide reference below...

[via 9to5Mac]


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Fed - June 18, 2013 at 10:20pm
Ios 6.1.4 has the same, i tried it!!
gtjoe - June 18, 2013 at 8:53pm
the five dots keep track of how many siri failed to saved a person
iOS 7 - June 18, 2013 at 7:36pm
It should say try jumping in front of a train
80s_hipster - June 18, 2013 at 7:24pm
So people actually ask Siri how to commit suicide? Interesting
! - June 19, 2013 at 3:38am
I guess SIRI really was a success...
Saul - June 18, 2013 at 6:31pm
That's smart.
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