Microsoft announced today that Cortana – a personal digital assistant that works across PC’s and smartphones – is now available on Android devices. The Cortana app on Android devices will act as a companion to Windows 10 PCs.


The Cortana app has the same functionality as the Cortana on Windows 10 PCs or Windows phones.


Some of the features of the Cortana app are:

Scheduling appointments and getting timely reminders.

Doing web searches anytime anywhere.

Tracking and controlling data from other apps, such as travel reservations.

Controlling device specific tasks.


It is expected that t a Cortana app for iOS will follow soon.


Source: Microsoft