Code debt. The term for the features that are missing from a new version of a product. Well, Microsoft had a fair bit of this in Windows 10, and Cortana sure is taking some of the load. It appears that the options that were previously part of Windows 8 natively, are now being added to the digital...

No harm in copying a good though, right? The Spotlight feature on Apple devices is quite good, and it looks like Cortana is getting something similar in Windows 10 with the Redstone 4 update. The integration of the digital voice assistant was seen as a standout feature of the OS, but ever since its...

A new Windows 10 preview build is in town! Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 16291 to the Fast ring of the Windows Insider preview program, and this new arrival comes with something new. Something new in the form of a feature. As Microsoft detailed in the announcement post, there is one small feature...

Cortana, the digital assistant built into Windows 10, is all about the cloud. She can show you your content stored in the cloud, but if you don’t want that you can disable it easily. This handy new option was finally added by Microsoft in the Fall Creators Update, where Cortana has her dedication...

A little thing called the Academy Awards were held this past Sunday, also known as Oscars 2015. And Microsoft’s Bing prediction engine once again to amaze by correctly calling the shots. In fact, it only got 4 results wrong — and all four of them can be considered upsets. Large or small, but upsets,...

The United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany and Spain make up five of the biggest markets in Europe. Cortana was already available in the first, and now users in the other remaining four get a taste. A taste of the digital voice assistant service. Microsoft just announced the availability of the Windows Phone...

Recall the Dot View case that HTC first bundled with the Android version of HTC One M8, and then brought to the Windows Phone flavor? Well, Microsoft is showcasing this in a new ad. Just like the previous advertisement, the company continues bashing the Apple Siri. Only this time around, Redmond wants to show...

Microsoft has released a new Cortana Siri commercial, and this time the theater is two new handsets that offer these digital voice assistants. And the results are, once again, amusing. Titled “Bigger”, this is another short ad, coming in at 30 seconds. That means it is sure to be shown on televisions screens...

It has been in the news for a while now, but Julie Larson-Green has finally confirmed it. Cortana is set for a launch on other platforms, including Android and iOS in the near future. In fact, Microsoft is totally open on bringing the service to as many users as possible. The digital voice assistant continues...

Windows Phone fans in the United Kingdom now have access to another new feature, as Cortana UK has been updated to show evening reminders, just like the US version. The US version of Cortana received access to these new options some two weeks back. And it now appears that the company is now rolling out these...