How to manually control when Siri listens to you with iOS 7.1

Ever had a time where you're using Siri and your iPhone or iPad doesn't stop listening when you want it to? Maybe someone else is talking or there's noise in the background, but you're done and the wave form just won't stop. Luckily iOS 7.1 solves that problem by letting you control not only when Siri starts but it stops as well!

How to hold down the Home button to control when Siri stops listening

  1. Press and hold down the Home button on your iPhone or iPad to start Siri listening.
  2. Keep holding down the Home button and speak your request to Siri.
  3. Release the Home button to stop Siri listening.

How to manually control when Siri listens to you with iOS 7.1

That's all there is to it. Instead of pressing the Home button just to activate Siri, You're holding it down the entire time you're talking to Siri.

Try it out and let me know how it works for you!