Apple Job Listing Suggests Siri Coming in 9 More Languages

SirilogoApple is looking for interns fluent in a number of different languages to work on Siri internationalization, according to a job listing first spotted by Belgian site Apple Nieuws Vlaanderen (via 9to5Mac).

The job listing, for Cloud Services Engineering Interns, asks for interns native or fluent in Arabic, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, Korean, Norwegian, and Swedish to work on "delivering Siri in different parts of the world." Languages where Siri is currently unavailable on that list include Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish.

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Siri is currently available in English (US, UK, Australia, Canada), Spanish (US, Spain, Mexico), Chinese (China-Mandarin, Hong Kong-Cantonese, Taiwan-Mandarin), French (France, Canada, Switzerland), German (Germany, Switzerland), Japanese (Japan), Italian (Italy, Switzerland), and Korean (Korea).

Top Rated Comments

studio¹³¹ Avatar
118 months ago
make it work in English.
Score: 40 Votes (Like | Disagree)
MacFather Avatar
118 months ago
Deleted.
Score: 16 Votes (Like | Disagree)
BeachChair Avatar
118 months ago
It sound like a joke. Danish, Finnish, Norwegian. Why not Polish and Russian? If you count all Danish, Finns, Swedes and Norwegians, you will have them as much as or less than Poles.How can you count on boosting markets if you ignore them? Releasing products without major functions causes consumers to turn back and look for alternatives.
Dear Apple, there IS a world outside of old EU, US or China. And this world is full of potential customers. Do not ignore them!

Probably more Apple customers in Scandinavia than in either Russia or Poland.
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Hexiii Avatar
118 months ago
Vote up this post if you want Siri to speak in Hindi.
This ain't youtube....
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
pixelpro Avatar
118 months ago
Vote up this post if you want Siri to speak in Hindi.
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
hamkor04 Avatar
118 months ago
Vote up this post if you want Siri to speak in Hindi.

You mean, English with Indian accent?
Score: 11 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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