Posts in Cortana

Lumia 1520

Another look at the Lumia 1520

By Brandon LeBlanc

When it comes to smartphones, is bigger better? I wanted to find So a few months ago, I switched to the Lumia The Lumia 1520 is one of the biggest smartphones on the market and the biggest Windows Phone device… Read more

5 tips for sharing on your Windows Phone

By Juliette Guilbert

So, my kids gave me a Cthulhu bobblehead for Mother’s Day (other love offerings have included a Gandalf lunch box, a Frodo action figure, and a talking Yoda doll—proving that nerdiness is indeed inherited). Every day when they get out… Read more

Cortana now predicts outcomes of NFL match-ups

By Brandon LeBlanc

Earlier this summer, we enabled the ability for Cortana to predict the outcomes of soccer matches from Brazil through the magic of Cortana ended up predicting a near perfect bracket in the knockout Now, Bing is shifting gears for their… Read more

Cortana now shows local recommendations from Foursquare

By Brandon LeBlanc

One of the benefits of Cortana is that we can make updates behind-the-scenes on the servers that light up new capabilities without the need for a software We added the ability for Cortana to predict the winners in popular soccer… Read more

5 tips for using Cortana reminders

By Juliette Guilbert

You might think you’re “forgetful” or “scatterbrained” or “have a mind like a ” But how many times have you remembered that you’re supposed to collect your kid from the bus stop right up until it’s time to go—and then… Read more

T-Mobile announces the Lumia 635

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, T-Mobile is announcing the Lumia 635 – the first Lumia to come powered by Windows Phone in the and the successor to the Lumia The Lumia 635 will first be available from T-Mobile on the Home Shopping Network to… Read more

Skype 2.19 brings Cortana integration in Windows Phone 8.1

By Brandon LeBlanc

The Skype Team has released Skype today for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone This update includes some exciting new capabilities including increased language support from 19 to 51 languages, fast app resume, improved notifications and the ability to edit… Read more