Microsoft Cortana was the latest entrant in the arena of personal assistants after Siri and Google Now. With Cortana wearable Microsoft is now looking to get into hearables space. The Cortana wearable will be a clip on device which could be clipped on the ear or even placed inside the ear.
According to report published in Wareable
“Chances are we won’t see the Cortana wearable until at least 2016, though prototypes will be ready by the end of 2015. Microsoft is doing research into how people would use this type of a device to hear messages and interact with a virtual assistant via voice. For instance, one use case that Microsoft is looking into is letting parents quickly set and receive reminders about their kids.”
The device could even look like a smart earrings or jewellery. Cortana wearable device is also expected to work with Siri and Google Voice on iOS and Android devices which means no lock in to Windows Phone only.
Cortana with its personality is already becoming a good assistant on my Windows Phone. Cortana is already available on new Microsoft Band 2. Microsoft looks to be interested in wearable which are worn around body parts and not only wrist like Band and Band 2.
What do you think of such a Cortana wearable device, will be updating you about this new rumoured device.
via : WindowsCentral