Cortana updated to bring you stock prices and charts

Cortana updated to bring you stock prices and charts
With Microsoft's stock price at a 14 year high, what better time to update Windows Phone 8.1's personal assistant, to allow it to give users stock prices and other pertinent information. The gang in Redmond has promised to update Cortana twice a month, and has already added the predictive engine that used algorithms to correctly forecast the winning team in 93% of the Knockout round games for the World Cup.

Now, Cortana has been updated to bring you information about the stock market. No, don't expect the virtual personal assistant to give you winning stock picks. What you will receive are the latest prices for stocks you are tracking, along with a simple chart of each stock's price. The data comes from Morningstar.

Cortana's competitors also offer information from the world of high finance, with Google Now and Siri providing similar information and charts.

Update to Cortana allows personal assistant to display the 14 year high for Microsoft's shares

Update to Cortana allows personal assistant to display the 14 year high for Microsoft's shares


source: WMPoweruser

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4 Comments

1. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

The phone that has put them on a market share map is the 520, no? Shouldn't Cortana be finding them a Mcd's or lodging before sundown. Popcorn anyone? 8)

4. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Apple and Samsung shares are much higher than 42p.

6. AJagtiani

Posts: 466; Member since: Apr 24, 2014

Dude if you think you're funny or something, then i'm sorry to burst that bubble.... YOU'RE NOT FUNNY OR EVEN SARCASTIC A LITTLE BIT !

7. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Your back after some long time

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