Cortana for iOS and Android is very similar to the original voice assistant for the mobile version of the operating system Windows 10. It is a standalone application that enables voice input text reminders, track schedule of sporting events, flights and find through Bing weather forecasts, information about restaurants, themed content, and so forth.
Download Cortana for iOS 8 and above can be already in App Store, but only in the United States. Version for Android 4.1.2 and higher and is available only to US users of Google Play, but for Cyanogen OS updates over the air will be released later.
The restrictions that received voice assistant for iOS and Android, due to the fact that in these releases Cortana not implemented deep integration with the operating system. The user can not even call the voice assistant traditional phrase «Hey, Cortana», since it is an application and not constantly monitors the audio stream.
However, Microsoft Cortana applications for iOS and Android proud. According to the developers, the main goal of creating new versions – to all users, not just the owners of gadgets on a Windows 10, the opportunity to try cutting-edge technologies in action.