1.    24 Aug 2015 #1
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    Cortana Now Available on Android in Public Beta

    In May, we announced that Cortana, the first personal digital-assistant who works across your PC & your phone, will be coming to Android and iOS devices. Today, we’re pleased to make the beta of the Cortana app available to all Android phone users.

    If you are currently a Windows 10 user, you already know the benefits of Cortana. The Cortana app on Android is the companion to your Windows 10 PC, extending Cortana’s functionality across any device you carry, everywhere you go.

    The Cortana app can do most of the things Cortana does on your PC or on a Windows phone. With the app, you can manage your hectic lifestyle by setting and getting reminders, searching the web on-the-go, tracking important information such as flight details as well as starting and completing tasks across all of your devices.

    Since we launched the closed beta, we’ve also made several improvements to the experience including the ability to set Cortana as the destination for the home button press. Now access to your personal digital assistant is just a button-press away.

    You will also see a few differences between what Cortana can do today in her “native” environment (Windows) and in the app on Android. For example toggling settings, opening apps or invoking Cortana hands-free by saying “Hey Cortana” are only available on Windows for now. As with all betas, we are continually improving the experience and will incorporate feedback along the way.

    Users can access the Cortana app for Android via this link. Cortana on Android is currently available in the U.S. only, but we are planning to roll it out to other markets. Stay tuned for more details.
    Source: Cortana Now Available on Android in Public Beta | Blogging Windows
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  2.    25 Aug 2015 #2

    Why gee-wilker's Auntie Emme, if all of them thar' Android peoples kin gettin' that Cortani, why can't any of us 'er Windows 7 and 8 folks get it? Grrrrr, those dern Androidian's seem to git it all.
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  3.    25 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
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    Windows 10 x64

    Became a tester, now how exactly do i install er?

    -NVM Figured it out
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  4.    25 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 IoT

    I'm running Windows 10 and still can't use Cortana. Not if you live in Canada eh.
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