|
Newport Independent - Newport, AR
  • Morning Jolt: Voice of Siri revealed

  • The U.S. voice of Siri has been revealed. Voice actor Susan Bennett confirmed she is the voice of Siri, and although Apple won't comment, audioforensics experts told CNN that it definitely is her. Siri debuted on the iPhone in 2011.



     
    • email print
      Comment
  • In the news

    The U.S. voice of Siri has been revealed. Voice actor Susan Bennett confirmed she is the voice of Siri, and although Apple won't comment, audioforensics experts told CNN that it definitely is her. Siri debuted on the iPhone in 2011.
    Happening today

    The big movies opening today are “Gravity,” a PG-13 sci-fi thriller starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney; and “Runner Runner,” an R crime drama starring Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake.

    Watercooler talk

    There are 12 finalists for this year’s National Toy Hall of Fame induction. (Yes, there is such a thing as the National Toy Hall of Fame - it’s in Rochester, N.Y.) Toys that make the hall have "engaged and delighted multiple generations, inspiring them to learn, create and discover through play." Two winners will be picked from the list of 12: bubbles, chess, Clue, Fisher-Price Little People, little green Army men, Magic 8 Ball, My Little Pony, Nerf toys, Pac-Man, the rubber duck, the scooter and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

    Opening bell

    The Dow Jones opened at 14,996.48, finishing down 136.66 points Thursday.

    Quote of the day

    “Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty.” - Anne Rice

    Hot video: Drive-thru workers freaked by skeleton driver

    Check out the hilarious reactions of these drive-thru workers when a skeleton pulls up to order some food.

     

    More Content Now

     

        calendar