Apple Faces Infringement Lawsuit in China Over Siri

Marbridge Daily: Shanghai-based voice assistant developer Zhizhen Network Technology has filed a lawsuit against Apple and its Shanghai subsidiary Apple Computer Trading, alleging that Apple's Siri voice assistant app infringes on one of Zhizhen's patents (ZL200410053749.9). According to the patent database of China's State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO), the patent, for "a type of instant messaging chat bot system" called Xiaoi Bot, was filed on August 13, 2004, and approved on February 15, 2006.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
searchbuzz2296d ago

Siri has difficulty understanding English, let alone other languages.