Cortana


25 July, 2017
Microsoft has partnered up with Johnson Controls to create a smart thermostat. Cortana, is built in for vocal commands, and it's look awesome
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6 March, 2017
After starting life on Google Pixel, Google Assistant will be coming to more Android smartphones through an over-the-air update soon...
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5 October, 2016
Google Assistant arrives alongside the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. It's Android's first conversational virtual assistant, and it's pretty awesome
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6 June, 2016
Could the advancement of the likes of Siri, Google Now and Cortana mean that we won't have to use as many apps in the future? Very possibly
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16 May, 2016
We've got the latest virtual assistant news, including a sneak peek at newcomer 'Viv'. Plus, a round up of the big three.
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18 December, 2015
We've spent a week with the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL, and this is what we loved…
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8 December, 2015
We've been playing with the Microsoft Lumia 550, 950 and 950 XL, all of which run on the brand new Windows 10 operating system.
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20 November, 2015
Meet the brand new Microsoft Lumia 550 - featuring Windows 10, a 5MP camera and a high definition 4.7-inch display.
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23 July, 2015
Cortana, Google Now or BlackBerry Assistant - which should you choose?
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19 July, 2015
Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant, is designed to boost productivity and make your life simple. This is what she can do.
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7 July, 2015
Our phones are amazing, especially when you take them on holiday. Just look at all the help they gave us on a recent trip.
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17 June, 2015
Microsoft's personal assistant, Cortana, who started life in the Halo games, is making her way to Android next month.
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26 May, 2015
Do you have an Android-powered smartphone or an iPhone and feel like you’re missing out on Microsoft’s Cortana? She's coming to you.
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1 April, 2015
This week, we asked one of The Lowdown’s trusted reviewers to put down their Nexus 6 and see what it’s like to live with the Microsoft Lumia 640 for five days. This is what they thought…
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11 February, 2015
Microsoft's first smartphone sans-Nokia branding is the Lumia 535. We went hands on with the smartphone to see if there's life after Nokia for the Lumia.
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9 February, 2015
Microsoft's personal assistant Cortana (yes, she from Halo) has some new features - she'll now watch you while you work out and judge you
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17 July, 2014
BlackBerry is taking on Apple’s Siri, Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana personal assistants with BlackBerry Assistant.
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9 October, 2016
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3 February, 2017
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18 May, 2017
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1 June, 2017
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