Microsoft and Amazon finally launch Cortana/Alexa integration after months of wait.
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Microsoft is still working to make Cortana/Alexa integration a reality but they are making progress to finally deliver the feature.
Microsoft is bringing Cortana to Outlook's mobile apps with new integration as the company looks to catch up to Google and Amazon.
Microsoft's personal assistant Cortana could finally be getting some love now that it has a new boss, Javier Soltero.
Microsoft is bringing support for IFTTT and new smart home devices to Cortana on Windows 10, iPhone, Android, and other devices.
Microsoft is bringing Cortana to Apple's iPad devices today.
Now you don't need to use Microsoft Launcher to get Cortana on your Android phone's lock screen.
Microsoft's Android launcher now lets you use Cortana directly from your phone's home screen.
Cortana now launches 20% faster with the latest update on the iPhone.
If Microsoft is serious about doing right by its customers, it will open up Windows 10 to rival digital assistants.
After a year of near silence on the topic, Microsoft claims that it is expanding the availability of Cortana. It's a nice story.
I've just arrived in Las Vegas for CES 2018 but the biggest story of the week has already emerged.
With every new piece of hardware having a digital assistant crammed inside, we are about to experience digital overload.
Amazon is bringing its Alexa smart assistant to Windows 10 in partnership with the world's largest Windows device makers.
Cortana now lets you play songs and control playback on Spotify using your voice in Windows 10 PCs.
As Microsoft kills Groove Music Pass, its smart assistant can no longer identify songs. But if you know some tricks, you can still get the personal assistant to identify songs for you.
GLAS, the smart thermostat built by Johnson Control is now available for pre-order. It's powered by Cortana, Azure, and Windows 10 IoT Core.
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In August of 2017, Microsoft and Amazon said Alexa/Cortana integration would arrive by the end of the year but both companies missed their public deadline.
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