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Apple's CarPlay appears headed in right direction

...available for safety and legal reasons.The key to CarPlay's success might hinge on Siri, the iPhone's digital personal assistant. Apple has been striving to make Siri smarter and more versatile, an endeavor that CarPlay figures to put to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-06-06/apples-carpl
First lady's fabulous fashions: Love the clothes, but who pays the bills?

...questions about how much she pays for those she purchases.In a 2011 Washington Post story about Mrs. Obama's personal assistant, Meredith Koop, the first lady's office said Koop acted on Mrs. Obama's behalf "in arranging for purchases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2014-06-05/first-ladys-fabulous-fashio
Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughters keep legends of country, soul music alive

...to have lunch with their special guest, Jett Williams.Williams spent a few days in the area last week with her personal assistant, Jason Moore, being taken by Tank Tankersley quail hunting around Midway, Ga., and fishing on Clarks' Hill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-02/ramblin-rhodes-daught
James Brown Turkey Giveaway continues

...Crawford glanced outside to the sidewalk of Dyess Park."Look at all those people," said Crawford, who was personal assistant to James Brown. "I know he's looking down and smiling today. This event was very close to his heart."Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-25/james-brown-turkey-giveaway-c
James Brown turkey giveaway coming Monday

...to hold the event."We're pleased to do it every year, God help us," said Elif Crawford, Brown's former personal assistant, who helps organize the giveaway for the foundation.About 600 households registered for turkeys, Crawford said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-22/james-brown-turkey-giveaway-c
James Brown Turkey Giveaway to feed hundreds

...she does to continue the legacy of her father. Sponsors, volunteers and Elif Crawford, her father's former personal assistant, make it possible, she said."Without the grace of God giving us the opportunity to help people, I could not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-16/james-brown-turkey-giveaway-f
Practically human: Can smart machines do your job?

...unveiled a system that can translate what you say into Mandarin and play it back - in your voice. The Google Now personal assistant can tell you if there's a traffic jam on your regular route home and suggest an alternative. Talk to Apple's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-28/practically-human-can-smar
12th District campaign donations questioned

...the best."Another $2,500 donation Paradise cited was from Frances Allen, Mike Allen's wife and a former personal assistant to McLeod at his law firm.Frances Allen, now the scheduler for the campaign, was paid $4,000 during the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-16/12th-district-
Apple unveils taller, skinnier iPhone 5; available Sept. 21

...5, including the bigger screen and smaller connection port. For the first time, Apple's voice-controlled personal assistant software, Siri, will be available on the iPod. Apple is also updating its iTunes software for the Mac and PC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-12/apple-unveils-taller-skinn
Stock up now on hostess gifts

...iPhone 4S has a lot of people getting antsy with their current phone ? who can resist the chance to finally have a personal assistant a la the Jetsons?The fact remains, however, that few of us actually need to upgrade, and it's a luxury most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2011-11-04/stock-now-ho