Cortana Everywhere: Speech-Driven Digital Assistants As The New “Universal UI”

by Greg Sterling
When the internet was younger, the search box was promoted as a kind of universal user interface. That was the mantra and marketing message of the former enterprise search company Fast Search & Transfer, which Microsoft acquired in 2008. With the proliferation of smartphones, smartwatches and, soon, numerous other connected devices — the so-called “Internet of Things” — ...Read the full article