Cortana, the new digital assistant in Windows Phone 8.1, can do so much for you – but you can help by getting her off on the right foot. To that end, the Windows Phone Blog and the Conversations Blog share some tips.
I’m sure a lot of you, like me, are paying close attention to the world’s premier soccer tournament, especially as Team USA plays Belgium Tuesday. The Windows Phone Blog’s Brandon LeBlanc shows a screen grab of Cortana (available with Windows Phone 8.1 and powered by Bing) being asked which team would win, and she picked Belgium.
The Conversations blog goes behind the scenes of Cortana, the intelligent personal assistant that is part of the Windows Phone 8.1 update, through an interview with Marcus Ash, Microsoft’s Partner Group manager for Cortana.
Most of us can only dream of having the perfect personal assistant, one who is always there when needed, anticipating every request and unobtrusively organizing our lives. Cortana, the new digital personal assistant that comes with Windows Phone 8.1, brings users closer to that dream.