Open source virtual assistant: now you can create your own Siri with Sirius

If you don’t just like the efficiency of Siri, Cortana or Google Now, now you might be provided the likelihood to create your personal voice recognition assistant with the Sirius.

Sirius is an open supply platform based mostly on the speech recognition system developed by the Readability Lab on the College of Michigan with the assist of Google and different related firms.


Based on the report, the Sirius, which emerged as the results of a research by electrical engineers, resembles Siri, Cortana and Google Now: strong purposes that settle for voice directions and questions, interpret and reply with the spoken phrases. Sirius even makes use of lots of the algorithms. However not like its co-assistants and inaccessible, Sirius is free and customizable. We now have entry to core expertise and it’s obtainable to us. As a substitute of constructing an software for the Apple Watch, for instance, I may nonetheless create my very own smartwatchmentioned faculty professor James Mars.

Sirius is presently being examined on Ubuntu computer systems however digital assistants may flip their consideration to smartphones quickly.