Kiss Goodbye to Privacy: Microsoft Introduces Cortana for Skype

Now you can “enjoy” the ultimate AI experience since Microsoft has added the Windows 10 virtual assistant software into Skype for iOS and Android. It is called Cortana Assistant, and it will scan conversations on Skype for answers, setting of reminders and search for restaurants and movie reviews on your behalf. It will also reply to messages with witty lines.

According to Skype’s team, users have been facing issues during conversations on Skype, such as, they had to search for information after interrupting their ongoing conversations, which was quite irritating. Switching between apps after pausing the conversation (even though briefly) to look for answers made communicating through Skype a bit dragging too. This is why the team decided to provide personal assistant AI software to make life easier for its users.

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