The new Cortana for Windows 10 is getting a spiffy new splash screen, more
Microsoft has finished tearing down Cortana, their digital assistant, and is now in the process of building it up, adding new functionality and features. Amongst the improvements is new UI elements, as noticed by ALumia, who poste...
Here is how you can fix the “Cortana is not available” issue in Windows 10 May 2020 Update(version...
Microsoft’s Cortana is currently the least popular digital voice assistant and the fact that it failed to live up to the expectation made Microsoft reshape its strategy in this space multiple times, but none of its strategie...
Microsoft promotes Cortana as a Microsoft 365 productivity solution with new features
Cortana, Microsoft’s voice assistant, has been somewhat adrift over the last year, but like most Microsoft technology the service has turned to Microsoft’s real strength, productivity, as a safe niche. In a new blog po...
Microsoft patents a smart speaker with a ring of optical sensors
Despite their massive failure in the digital assistant and smart speaker market, Microsoft’s scientists have not stopped innovating, and their latest invention is detailed in a November 2018 patent published a few days ago b...
Cortana voice assistant will be coming soon to Microsoft Teams app
Early this year, Microsoft announced a major change for Cortana digital assistant. Instead of personal digital assistant, Microsoft is now positioning Cortana as your personal productivity assistant. Microsoft also said that it wi...
Just in time for the Surface Earbuds, Microsoft adds device management to Cortana Beta
It’s not all bad news for the Cortana Beta app on Windows 10. Version 2.2004.22762.0 of the app has added back the ability to manage all your connected Cortana devices, including Surface Headphones, the Xbox One, connected A...
Microsoft removes “Hey Cortana” response from Windows 10 app
Microsoft’s development of their digital assistant, Cortana, has always been rather curious, with each newer version appearing to do less than the one before. Such is once again the case with the latest version of Cortana, a...
New Cortana for Windows 10 update with wider language support
Microsoft has updated the new Cortana app for Windows 10 Insiders, taking the app to version 2.2003.27748.0. The main improvement is greater support for languages other than English, with support for 12 languages: Italian, German,...
Microsoft announces updated Cortana experience by removing music, connected home and third-party skills
Microsoft today revealed the future of Cortana digital assistant. Microsoft is now positioning Cortana as your personal productivity assistant. So, Microsoft is removing music, connected home and third-party skills of Cortana. T...