Proactive Assistant ~ New Virtual Assistant Apple

An annual event held by Apple that WWDC 2015, it became a place for Apple to introduce their latest technologies. Their latest technology this is a renewal of the Siri technology that they call with Proactive Assistant.

Proactive Assistant

Proactive Assistant is a technology that is claimed to be as smart as Google Now. This is not surprising because as long as Apple is known as one company with innovative technology that is powerful than Google.

Brief profiles Apple

According to Wikipedia, Apple Inc. which previously had the name of Apple Computer Inc. is a multinational company that has operations centers in Silicon Valley, Cupertino, California. The company is engaged in the design, development and sale of goods that include consumer electronics, computer software, and personal computers.

Apple Inc was founded on 1 April, 1976 by Steve Jobs and was made into a company and Apple Computer Inc. on January 3, 1977. However, on January 9, 2007 the word “Computer” is behind the name Apple removed to confirm that Apple has focused on the development of the consumer electronics field.

Overview of Technology Siri

Siri is, a smart personal assistant that helps you get things done simply by asking. Siri lets you use your voice to send messages, schedule meetings, make phone calls, and more. But Siri is not like a conventional voice recognition software that requires you to remember keywords and mentioning specific commands. Siri understands your natural voice, and Siri ask something if it requires further information to complete the task.

Siri was first introduced as an iOS application available on the App Store made by Siri Inc. Then thanks to the innovation of Apple’s Siri then acquire it on April 28, 2010. Originally Siri will be available in various devices, but because Apple mengakuisisinya dilakukakan development plan is canceled. Siri is now an important part of the series to iOS 5 and only available on the iPhone 4S.

What was Proactive Assistant

Vice Predisent of Apple’s Software Engineering, Craig Federighi said Proactive Assitant is a virtual assistant technology that offers a new experience to allow users of Apple products. Proactive Assitant is a technological combination of Google Now and similar tools where this technology is able to predict what is required by the user even if those requirements have not been thought of by the user.

As an example the case of using Proactive Assistant users can create a reminder about web pages, use the application at a specific time and is able to detect when you are driving a vehicle. This proactive use interface like interface that is owned by Apple Watch.

Excess Proactive Assistant

Siri’s new technology, all things can be done automatically as a phone number that is not known by how identification via email in order to know who is calling. Just like Google’s technology is Google Now, Proactive Assistant is also able to display a variety of the latest information on the screen lockscreen, including display applications – any application that you can use to support your needs every day to display the “Now Playing” a song.

Not only that, Proactive is also designed to be able to give an advice such as when to lead or leave office or certain activities based calendar of events. Submission of data on the calendar information will also enable these applications to provide periodic notification right when you need it.

At this time of renewal Siri Apple also added a few widgets that will be displayed in the Spotlight just below the search box. For example, the contact information you just call, a schedule of activities and Passbook pass.

The widgets will appear automatically without your even asking. For example, when you have dinner plans with your lover or watching a music concert you have saved earlier in the calendar schedule and Passbook, then with the Spotlight feature will provide a rapid access information regarding tickets when the concert has not yet begun. With this application you can find a place – an interesting place to visit around where you are