CAN SIRI PREDICT WORLD CUP RESULTS?

Microsoft’s version of the voice activated assistant – Cortana – has had a 100% prediction rate on the World Cup so far, so Apple, being Apple, wasn’t going to be left behind. Previously, when asked on a match prediction, Siri would use previous match indicators to pick a winner (basic science, really!), but with the matches getting more difficult to predict for even the biggest soccer pundits, so too does Siri find it harder to choose a winner.

When asked to choose between Argentina and The Netherlands (both with three wins), Siri recommends you flip a coin. Thanks for that, Siri!

Still though, it just goes to show how advanced the operating system has come since it’s inception. How much longer we have to wait until it’s voiced by Scar-Jo and we fall in love with it, though? Only time will tell…

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