Microsoft expands Cortana’s home automation skills and announces IFTTT integration
Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant already supports managing of smart devices through Samsung SmartThings, Nest, Philips Hue, Wink, and Insteon. Today, Microsoft announced the expansion of home automation skills for Cort...
Here’s how you can use Cortana on Microsoft Launcher in unsupported regions
Microsoft recently rolled out a new update for Microsoft Launcher which included the integration of Cortana as well. However, there’s a small issue with Cortana, it’s available in a handful of countries only. This was ...
Microsoft Launcher’s Cortana update rolling out to more users
Last week, Microsoft introduced Cortana in an update to its Android launcher via the beta program. Now the firm is rolling out this update to all users via the Play Store. As indicated, Cortana now serves the same role as Google A...
Microsoft establishes Cortana Intelligence Institute to work on next-gen capabilities for Cortana
During Microsoft’s earnings call earlier this week, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that Cortana digital assistant has its own strength when compared to other assistants like Alexa as Cortana has a lot of unique information...
Cortana at its most invasive may actually be Cortana at its best
Microsoft has become increasingly aggressive in pushing people who downloaded their Cortana for Android app to integrate the app into the Android OS, with one of their new features turning the app into rather a nice overlay ...
Microsoft moving Cortana to Action Centre, obscurity
There has been increasing concerns that Microsoft is in the process of giving up on Cortana, much like Windows Phone, the Microsoft Band and other attempts to take on platforms dominated by other companies. Microsoft has attempted...
Microsoft promises to bring Cortana to more devices in 2018
As Google Assistant and Alexa dominate CES’s AI space with news of more devices and wider reach, Microsoft is promising that there’ll be more devices with Cortana over next year, seriously. “With the support of b...