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So, Just Exactly Who & What Is A Cortana? (Video)

So, Just Exactly Who & What Is A Cortana? (Video)

April 2, 2014 No Comments

Below is all you need to know about the newest latest and greatest digital personal assistant from Microsoft called Cortana based off Halo origins with strong ties to gaming. She shows off her skill and wit as well as a few other useful features/tidbits. Check out the videos below: Who is Cortana?  We were inspired by the popular ...

New Details Surface: ‘Cortana’ Personal Assistant to be a Shell Across All Devices (“almost magical”)

New Details Surface: ‘Cortana’ Personal Assistant to be a Shell Across All Devices (“almost magical”)

September 13, 2013 No Comments

The internet has been buzzing since word got out that Microsoft was working on a personal assistant codenamed ‘Cortana’. Not only because ths is a Siri (Apple) competitor but because the name Cortana is a big character from Microsoft’s popular Halo franchise. Windows Phone, Xbox and Halo fans alike are even voting to try and keep ...

Already 5,000+ Votes to Keep Microsoft’s New Personal Assistant Named ‘Cortana’ (Update: Now 22,000+ Votes)

Already 5,000+ Votes to Keep Microsoft’s New Personal Assistant Named ‘Cortana’ (Update: Now 22,000+ Votes)

September 13, 2013 No Comments

Yesterday it was revealed that Microsoft was working on a Personal Assistant for Windows Phone that is supposed to blow Siri away. The huge news however is that Microsoft codenamed this project ‘Cortana‘. Microsoft, Windows Phone and Halo fans rejoiced as we mull over the possibility of having a Personal Assistant named Cortana on our ...

To Beat Apple’s Siri, Microsoft Plans to Unleash Halo’s Cortana (Update: Images)

To Beat Apple’s Siri, Microsoft Plans to Unleash Halo’s Cortana (Update: Images)

September 12, 2013 2 Comments

With Apple’s Siri being a popular feature on Apple’s IOS platform on iPhones and iPads, Microsoft has refused to put out a competitor or updated version of TellMe until it gets things right and they go leaps and bounds over the rest Microsoft Bing’s director Stefan Weitz “We have had internal debates about when to ...

Latest Windows Ad Features Siri Again – Dell Tablet vs. iPad (funny)

Latest Windows Ad Features Siri Again – Dell Tablet vs. iPad (funny)

June 13, 2013 1 Comment

Remember the hilarious Windows ad that poked fun of the iPad using Siri’s voice. There is a new ad recently published that features Dell’s XPS 10. The ad again pokes fun of the things the iPad can’t do like multitask and plug in things like SD cards. Microsoft even launched a new web page to ...

Microsoft’s New Commercial Attacks Apple With It’s Own Weapon, Siri (Video)

Microsoft’s New Commercial Attacks Apple With It’s Own Weapon, Siri (Video)

May 22, 2013 2 Comments

While most Apple iPad users are busy playing games with their devices, Microsoft decided it would be a great opportunity to show off Windows 8′s many capabilities in the form of an Apple ad. The ad gives us the feeling Microsoft is only getting started in the tablet advertising game. Check it out below:   One word..OUCH. That has got to ...

Ask Ziggy Now Available for Windows Phone 8

Ask Ziggy Now Available for Windows Phone 8

December 7, 2012 1 Comment

Ask Ziggy, the Siri like app for Windows Phone has received another update and now it is compatible with Windows Phone 8. Features: Changes in 2.8.1 A spanking new icon Bug fixes App is now compatible with Windows Phone 8 Different provider used for speech-to-text List of languages available for translation reduced to the most ...

WPC 2012: Poking Fun at Siri on Stage (video)

WPC 2012: Poking Fun at Siri on Stage (video)

July 12, 2012 2 Comments

Yesterday at the WPC 2012 event Kevin Turner poked fun at Siri and how it stated that the Lumia 900 was the greatest phone ever. The on stage taunt that was accompanied with a video of the iPhone actually crowning the Lumia 900. The whole thing was a huge hit with the crowd. Never thought I ...

Rephrasing the Question Gets Siri to Recognize the Lumia 900 as Best Phone

Rephrasing the Question Gets Siri to Recognize the Lumia 900 as Best Phone

May 15, 2012 2 Comments

Recently, iPhone’s Siri recognized the Lumia 900 as the best cell phone ever. Then yesterday folks noticed that Apple had patched up the service so when you asked the same question it would give you a hard coded answer ignoring all other devices. Now it has come to light that there are other questions out ...

Siri Not Able to Form Own Opinion Anymore When Asked “What’s the Best Smartphone Ever?”

Siri Not Able to Form Own Opinion Anymore When Asked “What’s the Best Smartphone Ever?”

May 14, 2012 3 Comments

Who could pass up poking a little fun when the iPhone 4S built-in exclusive app Siri named the Nokia Lumia 900 as the best smartphone ever. We definitely couldn’t! Siri uses Wolfram Alpha for about 25% of all anwers given.  That is how Siri got her perfect answer of claiming that the Lumia 900 was the ...

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HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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