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Cortana with the Dot View case

This is Cortana with the Dot View case on the HTC One for Windows

Cases are always an optional accessory on phones, but the Dot View case for the HTC One M8 for Windows is much more than just protection. The case is interactive, showing owners useful information like the time, current temperature and the current conditions. The case is 'dot view' because of the...
HTC One for Windows gets Cortana integration with DOT VIEW case and specs confirmed

HTC One for Windows gets Cortana integration with DOT VIEW case and specs confirmed

On August 19, HTC and Microsoft are holding a press event in New York City, presumably to announce the HTC One for Windows, a new high-end phone for Verizon wireless in the US. Earlier this month, an official render was found on Verizon's servers, confirming the phone's existence. The HTC One (...
The Cortana team takes your questions about going international

The Cortana team takes your questions about going international

Microsoft's Cortana is one of the hottest topics that we cover these days for Windows Phone. Between the constant updates, improvements and its long-term potential, Microsoft's digital personal assistant is making waves across the globe. This response is even more impressive considering that...
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How to get an Uber car with Cortana

You have probably heard of Uber by now. It's a transportation network company that connects passengers with drivers of vehicles for hire in over 70 cities. We were very excited when the official app returned to Windows Phone and we have been using it frequently. Windows Phone users also get...
Cortana with the Dot View case

This is Cortana with the Dot View case on the HTC One for Windows

Cases are always an optional accessory on phones, but the Dot View case for the HTC One M8 for Windows is much more than just protection. The case is interactive, showing owners useful information like the time, current temperature and the current conditions. The case is 'dot view' because of the...
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How to upload videos to Youtube with Cortana

Upload to Youtube, a Windows Phone 8.1 app that lets you upload videos from your camera roll to Youtube, has recently been updated with a cool new feature. This handy app now lets you upload your last video with the help of Cortana. Want to see it in action? Continue reading and watch our quick...
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New rumors of Cortana for Windows 'Threshold' claim it currently runs as an app

A new report on the status of Cortana for the next version of Windows, code name "Threshold", has surfaced on Neowin, with the claim that development of the digital assistant for Microsoft's PC operating system is moving forward towards a possible final integration. There have been major hints...
HTC One for Windows gets Cortana integration with DOT VIEW case and specs confirmed

HTC One for Windows gets Cortana integration with DOT VIEW case and specs confirmed

On August 19, HTC and Microsoft are holding a press event in New York City, presumably to announce the HTC One for Windows, a new high-end phone for Verizon wireless in the US. Earlier this month, an official render was found on Verizon's servers, confirming the phone's existence. The HTC One (...
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New Windows Phone video shows how you can add your interests to Cortana

Microsoft has released a new video showing how Windows Phone 8.1 owners can take better advantage of its Cortana digital assistant to deliver information based on the personal interest of the user. The clip, as posted on YouTube, shows how users can go to Cortana's notebook menu and then tap...
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Microsoft may make Cortana in the UK sound less robotic in the future

A Microsoft team member hinted today via Twitter that the company is making efforts to improve Cortana's voice in the UK to make it sound less robotic. Many UK users who have downloaded Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 believe that their version of Cortana, with its version of a British accent, has...
Chinese Cortana has 24 personae, US version gets 6 new animations

Chinese Cortana has 24 personae, US version gets 6 new animations

Liking the Xiao Na persona? If so, you'll be interested to know that the Chinese Cortana has 24 different animations, which are triggered based on user queries. Livesino has managed to compile the animations: If you're thinking that the Chinese Cortana has all the fun, fret not, as the...
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You can now use Cortana on Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 even when the phone is locked

Cortana now works on Windows Phone even when your phone is locked; that is if you're running the latest version. Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 is full of surprises. Live Folders are an obvious feature in the update, but a lot of other things, like custom snooze times in the alarm app, are still...
Here is how to use Cortana in your car with Bluetooth

Here is how to use Cortana in your car with Bluetooth

If your car has Bluetooth and you have just updated your device to Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1, you need to head over to your car right now and try this out. Update 1 has added a neat little feature that lets you activate Cortana directly from the voice command button on your steering wheel. Such a...

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