Microsoft Cortana can now reportedly control smart home devices - Gizbot

GizbotMicrosoft Cortana can now reportedly control smart home devicesGizbotMicrosoft has just added a much-awaited feature to its digital assistant Cortana on Windows 10. This feature is apparently available on both mobile and desktop version. This new feature is called "Connected Home". Microsoft Cortana can now reportedly ...and more »

Harman Kardon Invoke official price leaked, surprisingly costly - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballHarman Kardon Invoke official price leaked, surprisingly costlyAlive For FootballThe circa $150 price tag, if accurate, would make it more expensive than the Amazon Echo Plus and Google Home, but that may be due to the "premium" hardware of Harman/Kardon. Even though we may finally be close to seeing the Cortana-enabled ...and more »

Cortana learns to speak to smart home devices - Liliputing

LiliputingCortana learns to speak to smart home devicesLiliputingMicrosoft's Cortana voice assistant is built into every PC that ships with Windows 10. You can interact with Cortana by voice or by typing a question or request. And it does many of the same things other voice assistants including setting reminders ...and more »

Cortana now lets you control your smart home with Windows 10 Mobile and PC - WindowsLatest (blog)

WindowsLatest (blog)Cortana now lets you control your smart home with Windows 10 Mobile and PCWindowsLatest (blog)As the smart home is popular, Microsoft is updating Cortana on Windows 10 Mobile and PC with the ability to control your smart home. Microsoft's Cortana is already better than Google Assistant and to be on par with the rivals, Cortana is being updated ...and more »

Cortana can command your smart home devices on Windows 10 - Engadget

EngadgetCortana can command your smart home devices on Windows 10EngadgetNow that Google has unveiled the new additions to its Home speaker lineup and Sonos has launched its own Alexa-enabled device, Microsoft seriously has to hurry up if it wants its assistant to have a shot at finding a place in our homes. Even though we ...and more »

Microsoft's digital assitant Cortana adds Connected Home integration with Nest, Hue and SmartThings - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Microsoft's digital assitant Cortana adds Connected Home integration with Nest, Hue and SmartThingsOnMSFT (blog)While Microsoft may not be the flashiest during keynotes as it presents the perks of using its digital assistant, the company has been toiling away at making it more interconnected with a growing list of products users already own. Recently, a tipster ...and more »

Windows 10 Adds Home Smart Device Support - eTeknix

eTeknixWindows 10 Adds Home Smart Device SupporteTeknixMicrosoft is slowly repositioning its Cortana personal assistant as a home management service. To that end, Windows 10 users are now able to command home smart devices through Cortana's new Connected Home console. As a result, Windows users can ...and more »

Windows 10 Cortana Smart Home Controls Arrive For Harman Kardon Invoke AI Smart Speaker - Hot Hardware

Hot HardwareWindows 10 Cortana Smart Home Controls Arrive For Harman Kardon Invoke AI Smart SpeakerHot HardwareWhile companies like Amazon and Google are angling to put more devices into your living spaces to create a smart home revolution with the Amazon Echo and Google Home Mini, Microsoft is looking to counterpunch with its own Cortana service. A new ...and more »

Microsoft starts letting Windows 10 users control smart home devices from their PC - The Verge

The VergeMicrosoft starts letting Windows 10 users control smart home devices from their PCThe VergeWindows 10 users are going to be able to treat their PCs more like smart home hubs. Windows Central reports today that Microsoft has added a "connected home" section to Cortana. From this new menu, users can sign into smart home services, thereby ...and more »

Cortana smart speaker coming soon for $199 - Seeking Alpha

Cortana smart speaker coming soon for $199Seeking AlphaA smart speaker with Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Cortana voice assistant could hit stores soon with some details revealed in an accidental Microsoft Store listing. Manufacturer Harman Kardon announced the speaker earlier this year but didn't provide many ...and more »

Harman Kardon's Cortana speaker will be half the cost of a Google Home Max - TechRadar

TechRadarHarman Kardon's Cortana speaker will be half the cost of a Google Home MaxTechRadarIf you're in need of a musically talented smart home speaker, and nothing from Apple or Google have caught your eye yet, Harman Kardon Invoke might be exactly what you've been waiting for. Additional details on the first Cortana speaker, which was ...and more »

Microsoft Takes On Alexa With Harman's Cortana-Supported Speaker - ChannelNews

ChannelNewsMicrosoft Takes On Alexa With Harman's Cortana-Supported SpeakerChannelNewsMicrosoft plans to take on Amazon's Alexa range with the release of a Cortana-supported smart speaker, developed by Samsung subsidiary Harman Kardon. The product named 'Invoke' will retail for US$199 and will feature Cortana's language recognition ...and more »

Microsoft declares war on Alexa with $199 Cortana smart speaker developed with Samsung - Daily Mail

Daily MailMicrosoft declares war on Alexa with $199 Cortana smart speaker developed with SamsungDaily MailMicrosoft and Samsung subsidiary Harman Kardon have teamed up to take on Amazon's Alexa AI with a new smart speaker. Called Invoke, the $199 smart speaker uses the tech giant's Cortana digital assistant. It was accidentally leaked on Microsoft's own ...and more »

Harman Kardon Invoke Makes a Brief Appearance in the Microsoft Store - Thurrott.com (blog)

Thurrott.com (blog)Harman Kardon Invoke Makes a Brief Appearance in the Microsoft StoreThurrott.com (blog)Harmon Kardon's Cortana-based Invoke smart speaker briefly appeared on the Microsoft Store website today before it was unceremoniously yanked offline. No worries, I have it open in a tab still. According to the Store listing, the Harmon Kardon Invoke ...and more »

Harman Kardon's Cortana speaker coming Oct 22nd for $200 (probably) - Liliputing

LiliputingHarman Kardon's Cortana speaker coming Oct 22nd for $200 (probably)LiliputingAmazon currently dominates the smart speaker space it helped create, although Google is trying to catch up and Apple wants in. But so does Microsoft… and it looks like you may finally be able to buy a speaker with Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant soon.and more »

Harman Kardon Invoke official price [update – and release date] leaked, surprisingly costly - MSPoweruser

MSPoweruserHarman Kardon Invoke official price [update – and release date] leaked, surprisingly costlyMSPoweruserThe official store listing for the Harman Kardon Invoke has leaked, and with it comes the final price of the smart speaker. Unfortunately, given the very intense competitive environment, it seems the product will be dead in the water, as Harman Kardon ...and more »

Harman's Cortana-powered speaker may go on sale soon for $200 - Engadget

EngadgetHarman's Cortana-powered speaker may go on sale soon for $200EngadgetHarman Kardon's Cortana-powered speaker might be hitting stores sometime soon. The Verge reports that a listing for the Invoke with Cortana has shown up in Microsoft's store alongside a $200 price tag. We got a peek at the speaker in May at Computex ...and more »

Microsoft Goofs, Posts Price of First Cortana Speaker - Tom's Guide

Tom's GuideMicrosoft Goofs, Posts Price of First Cortana SpeakerTom's GuideMicrosoft unveiled Harman Kardon's Invoke speaker, the first speaker with the Cortana voice assistant built in, before the Microsoft Build conference earlier this year. Now it seems we finally have a price for Invoke: $199.95. The listing, which ...and more »

Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana is now listed on the Microsoft Store - WindowsLatest (blog)

WindowsLatest (blog)Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana is now listed on the Microsoft StoreWindowsLatest (blog)It has been a while since Harman Kardon officially announced that the first Cortana-powered is coming soon. The Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana is Microsoft's take on Amazon's Echo and it is expected to be launched in the United States in the coming ...and more »

The coming Cortana-powered Harman Kardon speaker may cost $200 - ZDNet

ZDNetThe coming Cortana-powered Harman Kardon speaker may cost $200ZDNetWatch out, Nest: Microsoft just teased a Cortana thermostat. Microsoft has built a not-yet-public listing in its online Store site that lists some details about the coming Cortana-powered speaker from Harman Kardon. harmonkardonpearl.jpg. As discovered ...and more »