Siri and the 4s

Jobs' 317 patents, a toilet motorcycle, Portland pet-sitters and more in our look at the web this week

If you’re still upset over the absence of an iPhone 5, dry your eyes and get behind Siri, Apple’s new speech-based mobile assistant. Building off of the concept of a Knowledge Navigator that Apple introduced back in 1987, the integrated app is definitely the innovation we’re most excited about in the new model.