Microsoft Silences “Hey Cortana” In US Version Of Android App

by Greg Sterling
An update to Microsoft’s Cortana app for Android removes the “Hey Cortana” hands-free activation feature. Updated December 20, the new version of the app lists three “what’s new” features: Improved app stability Enhanced call and text features Removed “Hey Cortana” feature for US market Hey Cortana was reportedly removed because the feature disrupted use of the microphone.Read the full article