Microsoft’s Cortana is the leading voice assistant … in enterprise
As more and more companies get into the Smart Speaker market, we are seeing voice assistants getting popular than before. While we usually utilize voice assistants at home, it looks like they are popular in the workspace as well, ...
Cortana is going to read out your Android text messages
Microsoft is updating the Cortana app for Android to pick up a feature Windows phone users may have missed: the ability to read out SMS text messages out loud. What this means is that for users with Bluetooth headsets, Cortana wil...
How to use Cortana to play songs with only lyrics
With Cortana, Microsoft offers users the ability to play, music from commands. Earlier this year, the firm replaced Groove with Spotify integration due to the removal of its own music streaming service. As part of their integratio...
Cortana for Android updated with hands-free calling support, more
Microsoft posted an updated for the Cortana for Android beta app, taking it to version 22.214.171.1245. According to the changelog, the update brings the following improvements: Calling and texting is supported via Cortana voice input...
How soon is soon? Cortana and Amazon Alexa integration apparently still coming
In August 2017 Microsoft and Amazon announced that the Amazon Alexa voice assistant will soon offer a Cortana skill, allowing Echo owners to access information which is only available via Microsoft’s own voice assistant serv...
Microsoft shortens Invoke Cortana command from Hey Cortana
Cortana has been updated for the Harmon Kardon Invoke, removing the need to *ahem* Invoke it by saying Hey Cortana, instead users can simply just say Cortana, to trigger Cortana’s listening features. The new Cortana command ...
Microsoft is planning to add Cortana integration to Outlook for iOS and Android
Microsoft is working on Cortana integration with apps for a while now and it looks like the company is now working on adding Cortana Integration to Outlook. According to a new report from Verge, Microsoft is now testing the Cortan...
LIFX Smart Lighting can be now controlled using Microsoft Cortana
As announced before, LIFX users in the US can now control their lights using Microsoft’s Cortana. After you connect your LIFX Lights with Cortana, you can control them from variety of devices which has Cortana including Wind...