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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Siri becomes Santa’s latest helper in new Apple ad


Santa Clause costumes, for a man and woman, hang on the front of a Christmas decorations stall at a market in central Beijing on Dec. 11, 2011. (DAVID GRAY - REUTERS)

The ad was bound to happen. But it doesn’t make Santa’s use of Siri any less chuckle-worthy.

Continue reading to watch the video.

In the Christmas-season ad from Apple, Santa taps Siri for information about his schedule, the “Naughty-or-Nice list” and get a message from Mrs. Clause to “go easy on the cookies.”

And, of course, when Santa asks how his day looks on Christmas night, Siri helpfully replies, “You have 3.7 billion appointments.”

Considering we’re now a world of 7 billion people, that means 3.3 billion of us could stand to reconsider our behavior this past year.

(Source: Tuaw)

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