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Microsoft’s Cortana Coming Soon to Android and iOS

This summer, Android and iOS users will be able to familiarize themselves with Microsoft’s popular intelligent personal assistant known as Cortana. The assistant, which has been around for slightly over a year, has only been available to Windows Phone and Windows users so far. Well, the times they are a-changin’. Soon most of us with a smartphone will […]

Let Siri Play Your Music

Apple’s virtual assistant Siri can be used for a number of things – from posting your statuses to your social media accounts to researching facts and dictating messages. But did you know that you can also use Siri as your DJ? You can play entire tracks, albums and even genres with Siri, without having to […]

How to Post a Twitter Update with Siri

Why write when you can just say what you want to tweet? For those of you who may not know, you can send tweets from your iPad via Siri. Twitter is a social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to send and read tweets – short messages consisting of up to 140 characters. […]

Virtual Assistants: Cortana vs Google Now vs Siri

Windows Phone, Android and iOS all have their own virtual assistants named Cortana, Google Now and Siri, respectively. All three have advanced features, but what is the difference between them and which one is better? Cortana (Windows Phone) Microsoft named its personal assistant after a character in the video game Halo. Cortana was first introduced […]