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Microsoft Cortana

Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana isn't nearly as robust as her Windows Phone incarnation, but this is a promising early preview on Windows 10.

By April 2, 2014

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Windows 10 Web browser shootout: Edge vs. IE vs. Chrome

Is Microsoft's new Edge browser faster than the competition?

By August 3, 2015

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How to enable 'Hey, Cortana' on Windows 10

There's a switch you'll need to enable before you can get Cortana's attention from across the room.

By July 30, 2015

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Five ways Microsoft just made the Xbox One a lot more attractive

Microsoft confirms its console will play older Xbox 360 games and get a fresher user interface in November. Next up: TV recording capabilities in 2016.

By August 4, 2015

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Microsoft's Edge beats Internet Explorer, but it's not the perfect Windows 10 browser -- yet

Worlds better than Internet Explorer, Edge is the newest way to go online with your Windows 10 computer. But can it beat Firefox and Chrome?

By August 1, 2015

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Unwrap Cortana's Easter eggs

With the release of Windows 10 comes a new update to Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant. Here are some of the fun things you can ask her.

14 Images By July 28, 2015

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Have some fun with Cortana's Easter eggs

With the release of Windows 10, Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana now lives on the desktop. Here are some Easter eggs to find.

By July 28, 2015

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A closer look at Cortana's deeper integration inside Windows 10 at Build 2015

The latest updates to Windows 10 from Microsoft's Build 2015 include a cleaned up interface, new virtual desktop functionality and more Cortana tricks. CNET's Brian Tong got a demonstration of the new features.

By April 29, 2015

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The many faces of Cortana: How Microsoft's virtual assistant wants to woo the world

Virtual assistants have become commonplace in modern technology, but Microsoft thinks it knows how to push its Cortana a step beyond the rest.

By July 28, 2015

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Don't miss these useful Cortana features (photos)

Get to know Cortana's most useful settings, features and commands.

10 Images By July 29, 2015