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Alexa Cortana Integration – A Leap Of Faith for Microsoft and Amazon

Alexa Cortana Integration – A Leap Of Faith for Microsoft and Amazon

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Microsoft and Amazon are integrating their voice computing platforms. The users of both Cortana and Alexa users have been given additional privileges that will allow both digital assistant to summon each other with access to additional apps and services. Apple's Siri and Alphabet's Google Assistant have been ruling the digital assistant markets but Microsoft and Amazon are looking forward to competing with them by Alexa Cortana integration. At the Alexa Cortana integration event, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella had also emphasized towards a more open system, saying “We want to make it possible for our customers to get the most out of their personal digital assistants – not be bound to some walled garden.” Both Microsoft and Amazon companies are yet to announce as to when the Alexa Co