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Microsoft mocks Siri again in new commercial for Cortana & HTC One M8 (Video)

Sep 2 2014 7:27am CDT | Source: 9to5Mac

Microsoft, like Samsung, has been no stranger to directly going after Apple products in its latest TV commercials and online ads. Today, Microsoft has released yet another Siri-bashing ad comparing it to Windows own Cortana voice assistant feature on the HTC One M8. Earlier this summer during its developer conference, Microsoft released its first ad going after Siri and comparing its functionality to the new Cortana personal assistant feature for Windows mobile devices. The previous c ...
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Apple Employs Nokia Lumia Photography Chief Ari Partinen

Source: Apple Balla | May 10 2014, 11:43pm CDT | by Ehsanul Haque Kanan

Apple Employs Nokia Lumia Photography Chief Ari Partinen
Ari Partinen is going to join Apple in the next month
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Mockingly Challenges iPhone 5s [Video]

Aug 22 2014 9:18am CDT | Source: iClarified

Samsung has posted a video of its Galaxy S5 smartphone taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and mockingly nominating the iPhone 5s to take the challenge next."I am the Samsung Galaxy S5. This is my ice bucket challenge. Gosh, that's freezing. I nominate the iPhone 5s, the HTC One (M8), and Nokia Lumia 930."Take a look at the video below. You may also want to watch Tim Cook and Dr. Dre taking the ice bucket challenge.Share A ...
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A Samsung Galaxy S 5 takes the ALS ice bucket challenge, mocks the iPhone 5s

Aug 22 2014 9:15am CDT | Source: App Advice

By now, youve probably heard about the ice bucket challenge, a viral campaign to raise money and awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known asLou Gehrigs Disease. In recent weeks, many in the technology community have taken the challenge, including Apples Tim Cook and Phil Schiller, and Facebooks Mark Zuckerberg.Those who take the plungeget to challenge three other people to do the same within the next 24 hours. If they dont, they are asked to do ...
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Samsung mocks iPhone’s lack of waterproofing w/ Galaxy S5 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video

Aug 22 2014 8:31am CDT | Source: 9to5Mac

With just about everyone in the tech industry getting in on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS (including Apple’s own Tim Cook and Dr, Dre), Samsung decided it would also be an appropriate time to mock the iPhone and others in the process. The latest video posted to Samsung’s Mobile UK YouTube channel shows its flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone taking the Ice Bucket Challenge and nominating the iPhone 5s, HTC One M8, and the Nokia Lumia 930. The S5, of course, come ...
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Microsoft sues Samsung over Android royalty payments

Aug 1 2014 6:55pm CDT | Source: Mac Daily News

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Microsoft launches a new Siri vs. Cortana ad, highlights Cortana’s smart reminders

Jul 28 2014 5:10am CDT | Source: App Advice

Microsoft has launched a brand new ad showing off its “Halo”-inspired Cortana virtual assistant, and in the advertisement, the software goes head-to-head with Apple’s own Siri. Highlighting Cortana’s smart, context-aware reminder feature, the ad presents a series of commands which Microsoft’s virtual assistant is able to intelligently process. Siri, on the other hand, struggles when it comes to creating more complex reminders based on calls and ...
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Microsoft Launches New Cortana vs. Siri Ad Showing Off Context-Aware Reminders

Jul 28 2014 2:56am CDT | Source: Mac Rumors

Microsoft today launched a new commercial comparing its new Cortana virtual assistant to Apple's virtual assistant Siri, demonstrating how the former is able to perform contextually-aware tasks using a number of services. Titled "Happy Anniversary", the commercial shows Cortana and Windows Phone 8.1 running on the Nokia Lumia 635 as the narrator makes commands related around a wedding anniversary. First, the narrator asks Cortana to remind him t ...
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Microsoft Touts Cortana Over Siri in New Ad [Video]

Jul 28 2014 2:03am CDT | Source: iClarified

Microsoft is touting Cortana, its new personal assistant, over Siri in a new ad entitled, 'Happy Anniversary'.Say hello to Cortana, your new personal assistant. Cortana will remind you to leave early to beat traffic and help you get to your destination on time, will remind you that you need milk when passing the grocery store, and will remind you to say happy birthday when your mom calls. Available now on the new Nokia Lumia 635 and on other Lumi ...
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