“Hey Cortana- Sing a Song for Me”

Published On: December 20th, 2014

-“Hey Cortana, tell me a joke”

-“What did the zero say to the eight? Nice belt!”

So, Microsoft finally launches the Lumia Denim update that includes the feature- “Hey Cortana!”. By using this command you can directly launch Cortana from your Windows Phone. This is quite similar to the, “O.K. Google,” by Google Now but yes, it’s nice to have something like that on WP 8.1.


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But first of all you may need to train your assistant in a quiet room to recognize your voice when you say-“Hey Cortana”, and then she is all yours.

If you want to have some fun with Cortana then try saying those words to her mentioned in the two images below:

At present, you can use this command to launch Cortana only on Lumia 1520 and Lumia Icon. According to Microsoft, the above mentioned utility will soon be made available in all the Windows Phones having the Lumia Denim update.

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Now answer the following question:-

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To actually see for yourself how, “Hey Cortana”, actually works you may refer the video below:

Amlan is a hardcore gaming freak, who is the COO and Editor-in-Chief at Tech Legends. Presently, he is pursuing his B.Tech in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. He is an avid fan of gadgets and always keeps in touch with what's happening around in the tech world. Apart from gaming and technology, he loves to research a lot regarding the culture and geography of various countries, cities, etc. He is also a writer and his first book titled,"A Brief Study of Japan", was published when he was in 9th grade. His motto is, "Keep moving forward and never ever give up".