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Coders are beginning to take advantage of the Siri proxy server released last week to hijack Apple's voice assistant for other apps. First out the gate: FastPdfKit developer MobFarm. The MobFarm team have used software writer @plamoni's Siri Proxy code to allow Siri running on an iPhone 4S to enable their app to be voice …


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  1. Gordon 10 Silver badge

    Some poor bastard in apple

    Is frantically coding a block for this right now.

    The only comfort is that he'll be so hopped up on Jolt cola and proplus that it take apple 4 attempts to get the block right.

  2. Feldspa

    Shoud it stay or should it go

    Apple must be in a dilema - should this reverse engineered code be pulled (as I am sure any other r.e code would be) or should they let it stay so that it can build the status of Siri up...

    They will probably end up squashing itm and quietly absorbing it and bringing something similar out themseleves.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward


      You still need an iPhone 4S, and this is essentially just using the voice recognition system, like dictation would.

      Not sure why Apple would be concerned at all?

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward


    Why dont you just turn the f king page, w nker!

  4. jubtastic1

    Been here before

    Last time it was 'no native apps' then came the SDK and well, things worked out quite well.

    I expect Siri API's will be available before Apple brings it out of beta, it is the future after all, dontcha know. In the meantime, i expect apple will attempt to block this sort of thing.

  5. Chrome

    Wake me when the Android version is released

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