- The Washington Times - Thursday, July 16, 2015

Siri appears to have come out in support of the transgender community by autocorrecting users who ask questions about “Bruce Jenner.”

When users ask Apple’s “personal assistant,” “What’s Bruce Jenner’s real name?” they are met with the response: “Caitlyn Jenner’s real name is Caitlyn Jenner.”

In fact, most questions asked about Bruce Jenner will be answered using Caitlyn Jenner instead.

When asked, “How tall is Bruce Jenner?” Siri responds, “Caitlyn Jenner is 6‘2” tall.”

Asked, “What gender is Bruce Jenner?” Siri answers, “The answer is female.”

The change was cheered on social media, with many joking that Siri had “redeemed” herself after being labeled sarcastic and mean last month after her widely circulated response to “What is 0 divided by 0?”

“Imagine that you have zero cookies and you split them evenly among zero friends,” she says. “How many cookies does each person get? See? It doesn’t make sense. And Cookie Monster is sad that there are no cookies, and you are sad that you have no friends.”



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