$AAPL said it has introduced new Siri capabilities for Apple TV which include YouTube search, topic search, Live Tune-in and managing HomeKit accessories. Apple TV now also has a single sign-on feature for pay-TV video channels.
$MSFT appointed Kevin Scott to a newly created role of CTO. This is an expansion of Scott's new role at LinkedIn as SVP of Infrastructure. As $MSFT's CTO, Scott will drive strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize $MSFT's impact with members and customers. Scott report directly to CEO Satya Nadella.