Microsoft's Cortana will eventually sound more like a real assistant
It's all thanks to new natural language technology.
Microsoft splits Cortana from search in Windows 10
The conscious uncoupling begins in the latest test build.
Microsoft will stop Cortana from interrupting during Windows 10 setup
The decision to axe the AI was based on "user feedback."
Windows 10 may offer deeper support for AI helpers like Alexa
Cortana wouldn't be the only assistant getting top-notch treatment.
Spotify's revamped Xbox One app includes smarter voice control
Hey Cortana, play my summer jams.
Windows 10 may soon tell you which apps are using your microphone
The latest preview includes an indicator for updates that require a reboot.
Microsoft is selling Amazon Echo speakers in its stores (updated)
It's continuing to shift away from Cortana as a mainstream assistant.
Microsoft releases its redesigned Cortana app for iOS
The update adds a "conversational experience" to the voice assistant.
Amazon releases Alexa app for Windows 10
But it doesn't support Spotify or Pandora.