Description: Microsoft is attempting to define the competitive landscape of who can create the most effective and efficient “virtual assistant” to help simplify our lives.
Source: Globe and Mail
Date: March 13, 2015
Microsoft is working on an advanced version of its competitor to Apple’s Siri, using research from an artificial intelligence project called “Einstein.”Microsoft has been running its “personal assistant” Cortana on its Windows phones for a year, and will put the new version on the desktop with the arrival of Windows 10 this autumn. Read More
Questions for discussion:
1. If you are an iPhone user, do you use Siri regularly?
2. Do you think this “Cortana” will be able to effectively compete with Siri?