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‘Halo Infinite’ will kick off Xbox’s next-gen hardware

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Master Chief has been revived and he’s ready to fight in Halo Infinite.

Xbox revealed a new trailer for Halo Infinite at its E3 press conference Sunday, moments after teasing its next-gen hardware currently being called Project Scarlett. Xbox’s executive VP Phil Spencer announced that Halo Infinite will usher in the new era just as the first Halo brought in the first Xbox. 

In Halo Infinite, it look like Chief has been rescued but Cortana is still gone and the Halo ringworld has been…

‘Halo Infinite’ will kick off Xbox’s next-gen hardware

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Master Chief has been revived and he’s ready to fight in Halo Infinite.

Xbox revealed a new trailer for Halo Infinite at its E3 press conference Sunday, moments after teasing its next-gen hardware currently being called Project Scarlett. Xbox’s executive VP Phil Spencer announced that Halo Infinite will usher in the new era just as the first Halo brought in the first Xbox. 

In Halo Infinite, it look like Chief has been rescued but Cortana is still gone and the Halo ringworld has been…

‘Halo Infinite’ will kick off Xbox’s next-gen hardware

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Master Chief has been revived and he’s ready to fight in Halo Infinite.

Xbox revealed a new trailer for Halo Infinite at its E3 press conference Sunday, moments after teasing its next-gen hardware currently being called Project Scarlett. Xbox’s executive VP Phil Spencer announced that Halo Infinite will usher in the new era just as the first Halo brought in the first Xbox. 

In Halo Infinite, it look like Chief has been rescued but Cortana is still gone and the Halo ringworld has been…

Microsoft puts Cortana in your ear with Surface Headphones

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Microsoft‘s Surface lineup has taken an unexpected turn. The company just teased an upcoming “Surface Headphones,” product, a reveal that came as a surprise during a press event for the company’s new lineup of Surface devices. 

The Surface Headphones mark a first for the company. To date, Microsoft has never made a Surface-branded audio product.

The tech-infused headphones are a bit like Microsoft’s…

Alexa and Cortana are finally on speaking terms

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In a move reminiscent of Cher’s friendship with Tai, the baddest bitch in the digital assistant schoolyard has a new project. Thanks to the peacemaking powers of the A.I. overlords, Alexa is now on intimate speaking terms with former rival Cortana! BFFs!!!

Last year, Microsoft and Amazon announced the two companies would work together to integrate their respective digital assistants. The companies gave a preview of the functionality at Microsoft’s 2018 Build event, showcasing how Alexa and…

Google Assistant is still a lot smarter than Siri, new study shows

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In the battle of digital assistants, a winner is emerging: Google Assistant is smartest of them all, followed by Siri, Cortana and Alexa. 

That’s according to a new study by LoupVentures, whose team asked the four digital assistants 800 questions each. All of them have shown big improvements since LoupVentures’ last test, conducted in April — with Siri making the biggest leap forward — but they’re still far from perfect. 

Cortana’s big challenge: Catching up to Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant

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When Google wowed the tech world with its demo of Duplex — the tech that allows its digital Assistant make phone calls to perform mundane tasks like booking haircuts or making restaurant reservations — Microsoft’s Cortana chief was impressed, but not worried.

“The technologist in me had no choice but to feel impressed,” Javier Soltero, Microsoft corporate vice president of Cortana, told me in a far-ranging discussion about voice technology for Mashable’s MashTalk podcast. “The idea that…

Cortana’s big challenge: Catching up to Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant

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When Google wowed the tech world with its demo of Duplex — the tech that allows its digital Assistant make phone calls to perform mundane tasks like booking haircuts or making restaurant reservations — Microsoft’s Cortana chief was impressed, but not worried.

“The technologist in me had no choice but to feel impressed,” Javier Soltero, Microsoft corporate vice president of Cortana, told me in a far-ranging discussion about voice technology for Mashable’s MashTalk podcast. “The idea that…

Cortana’s big challenge: Catching up to Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant

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When Google wowed the tech world with its demo of Duplex — the tech that allows its digital Assistant make phone calls to perform mundane tasks like booking haircuts or making restaurant reservations — Microsoft’s Cortana chief was impressed, but not worried.

“The technologist in me had no choice but to feel impressed,” Javier Soltero, Microsoft corporate vice president of Cortana, told me in a far-ranging discussion about voice technology for Mashable’s MashTalk podcast. “The idea that…

Cortana’s big challenge: Catching up to Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant

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When Google wowed the tech world with its demo of Duplex — the tech that allows its digital Assistant make phone calls to perform mundane tasks like booking haircuts or making restaurant reservations — Microsoft’s Cortana chief was impressed, but not worried.

“The technologist in me had no choice but to feel impressed,” Javier Soltero, Microsoft corporate vice president of Cortana, told me in a far-ranging discussion about voice technology for Mashable’s MashTalk podcast. “The idea that…