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Here is what Cortana's new Showtimes + Trailers feature looks like (Update)

At the end of February, we reported that Cortana had picked up a few more Interests for users to select optionally. One of those was Showtimes + Trailers, which as the name implies has to do with movies playing nearby. When we wrote that article, the feature itself was not live, but today we...
Microsoft shows how Cortana can save your marriage

Microsoft shows how Cortana can save your marriage

Microsoft has launched a new video highlighting the efficacy of Cortana when it comes to reminding you of important events, such as anniversaries. The video shows how you can use the reminder function in Cortana to set location-based reminders, with the voice-based assistant's navigational...
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Telefónica to launch Movistar TV Go for Windows Phone with Cortana Spanish support

Telefónica will bring a version of its Movistar TV Go video on-demand service to Windows Phone 8.1 later this year. It will allow Spanish language users to access the app via Cortana. The announcement was made during this week's 2015 Mobile World Congress trade show. Telefónica said...
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Cortana Movie Showtimes

Here is what Cortana's new Showtimes + Trailers feature looks like (Update)

At the end of February, we reported that Cortana had picked up a few more Interests for users to select optionally. One of those was Showtimes + Trailers, which as the name implies has to do with movies playing nearby. When we wrote that article, the feature itself was not live, but today we...
Telefónica

Telefónica to launch Movistar TV Go for Windows Phone with Cortana Spanish support

Telefónica will bring a version of its Movistar TV Go video on-demand service to Windows Phone 8.1 later this year. It will allow Spanish language users to access the app via Cortana. The announcement was made during this week's 2015 Mobile World Congress trade show. Telefónica said...
Microsoft shows how Cortana can save your marriage

Microsoft shows how Cortana can save your marriage

Microsoft has launched a new video highlighting the efficacy of Cortana when it comes to reminding you of important events, such as anniversaries. The video shows how you can use the reminder function in Cortana to set location-based reminders, with the voice-based assistant's navigational...
Cortana also gets 'Fitness Tracker' support for workout recommendations

Cortana also gets 'Fitness Tracker' support for workout recommendations

Besides movies and 'pick the winners', some users are reporting to us that Cortana also has a new Lifestyle interest. Heading deeper into the category reveals a Fitness Tracker section, which we presume ties into the Microsoft Band. Currently, none of us at Windows Central has the interest in...
Cortana can now tell you about new movies, plus you can 'Pick the Winners'

Cortana can now tell you about new movies, plus you can 'Pick the Winners'

If you are using Cortana on your Windows Phone or Windows 10 preview device, you may want to dive into Settings > Interests to check off some new categories. It looks like the Cortana team has finally delivered on some new items for Cortana to follow, and we are excited to see how they work....
Cortana going to the Brit Awards with Clean Bandit in latest Microsoft UK ad

Cortana going to the Brit Awards with Clean Bandit in latest Microsoft UK ad

The Brit Awards is one of the biggest nights in the UK music industry and Cortana will be going with the Grammy winning act, Clean Bandit. Microsoft UK's latest ad sees the group putting Cortana to work ahead of the big night, including reminding Grace not to dance on any tables. Oh, and...
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Let Cortana be your Valentine this year

It's Valentines Day. A day for love, romance, all that stuff. But if you're looking for a Valentine this year, perhaps something a little different, Cortana is here for you. Wish her "happy valentines day" or ask her "will you be my Valentine" and you'll get some special responses. Give it a...
Microsoft slams Siri again in two new Cortana-themed Valentine's Day videos

Microsoft slams Siri again in two new Cortana-themed Valentine's Day videos

After taking a few months off, Microsoft is going after Apple's Siri digital assistant once again with two new videos posted on its Lumia YouTube channel. Both of them have a Valentine's Day theme and show people who have "broken up" with Siri in favor of their new love, Microsoft's Cortana....
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Microsoft's latest ad shows how Cortana can help new parents

Microsoft has published a new advert for the Lumia 735, focusing on becoming a new parent. Using the power of Cortana, there's not only the selection of features available at hand from the get go, but the personal assistant is also able to get to know interests and habits of the Windows Phone...
Cortana on Windows 10

Here's a deeper look at how Cortana works on a Windows 10 PC

Microsoft officially added Cortana, its digital assistant, in the current 9926 PC preview build of Windows 10 a few weeks ago. Today, Microsoft showed how Cortana works within Windows 10 in a new and lengthy video that's hosted and narrated by Marcus Ash, the company's Group Program Manager for...

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