News from the world Apple: is about to be introduced new natural language generation technology feature for Siri. It’s a technology that makes Siri speak as natural as possible, and you’ll be able to find it in upcoming tvOS update.
Siri natural language technology for tvOS, that’s what it’s all about
The code name chosen for this new technology is “Bobcat”will be tested fromtvOS 16.4 latest beta and will eventually be part of the rest of Apple’s operating systems. Hence, the company is currently focused on using this technology to improve Siri.
In the latest tvOS 16.4 beta, Apple enabled a new framework for “Siri Natural Language Generation”. For now, Apple is only using natural language generation to tell jokes with Siri on Apple TV. The company is experimenting with using language generation for timers as well. Also, it’s important to note that this technology is only enabled on Apple TV, and not on HomePod, even though tvOS is present there as well.
Are we talking about a new ChatGPT created by Apple?
For all those who are wondering if Apple is at work on a product similar to ChatGPTthe answer is no. However, the company can leverage artificial intelligence technology to improve the Siri voice assistant as much as possible.
Currently, Siri is powered by a system based on modelsrather than any kind of AI that generates the language.
When will Siri’s natural language technology be ready? It is well known that Apple performs its tests silently and slowly, so it will not be something that will come in the immediate future. According to the source, the Cupertino company could expand this technology beyond Siri, but this may not happen.