1. rockstarzzz's Avatar
    WMPoweruser reported on this from the leaked SDK. Looks like Cortana will be the final name of the WP 8.1 voice assistant | WMPoweruser

    The code says a message pop up will display "blah blah blah .. for CORTANA to work" - Geeks rejoice! Such a great use of brand recognition!
    hopmedic and MilkyTee like this.
    02-19-2014 02:55 PM
  2. hopmedic's Avatar
    To me it doesn't really matter, but I know that many will be happy at this news.
    02-19-2014 03:18 PM
  3. narv's Avatar
    I am hoping that it is Cortana but then again, I don't know how hard it would be for MS to do a find / replace of everything saying "Cortana" to whatever it is..
    02-19-2014 03:32 PM
  4. rockstarzzz's Avatar
    To me it doesn't really matter, but I know that many will be happy at this news.
    I for one am happy! Ecstatic! I loved Cortana in Halo each series. This just gives AI a physical form - which SIRI or Google Now doesn't have.
    02-19-2014 03:45 PM
  5. Zapella Tiago's Avatar
    02-19-2014 03:47 PM
  6. MilkyTee's Avatar
    Awesome. If true, I'd imagine this is them listening to what the community had to say about it when news first leaked.

    It really does make sense for them to name it Cortana, it's a good fit.
    Zapella Tiago likes this.
    02-19-2014 05:46 PM

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