Microsoft today announced that Cortana for Android (and all 3rd-birthday celebration cellular systems) is now a whole-fledged app. Cortana is the Redmond corporate’s voice assistant that’ll let you whole more than a few duties and stay you up to date with the up to date information you care approximately. It can be offering up sports activities ratings, information, climate, or even monitor programs and flights in a coming near near update. The Cortana Notebook is in reality cool — any notes you are taking or searches you carry out are saved within the workstation, they usually’ll be synced throughout all your units.
But its release on telephones allows any other cool and strong options, equivalent to the power to get a textual content for your Windows 10 PC while you leave out a decision, and the power to allow Cortana ship a textual content to the caller permitting them to you already know you’ll again to them.
Unfortunately Cortana can’t be the deep device-degree revel in it's on Windows Phone, the place it may be activated via voice, toggle software settings and release apps, however there’s one exception. The corporate teamed up with CyanogenMod to permit you to release the app the use of the “Hey Cortana” command, and carry out the next movements:
- Toggle community modes
- Power down your telephone
- Turn on Quiet Mode
Not too shabby. Those with Windows PCs can get going with Cortana through pronouncing “Hey Cortana, Phone Companion” for your Windows PC. Or, you already know, do the fewer cool factor and easily download it from Google Play. Wondering how Cortana works? Be positive to check out our earlier video highlighting Cortana for Android and its features.