On many occasions we spend many hours in front of our computer working or carrying out all kinds of tasks. However, today’s PCs are also used as a leisure and entertainment device. All this is achieved thanks to the software solutions that we have at our fingertips and the functionalities that Microsoft offers us in Windows, among which we will now focus on Cortana.
Not in vain do we talk about the most important operating system for desktops and laptops. Hence precisely that Windows is one of the great projects in which the firm is immersed. The vast majority of you already know that this is an operating system packed with features to meet our current needs. Here we are going to focus on one of the elements for which the company bet the most, but which has not finally had the desired success.
Specifically, we refer to the voice assistant that this operating system makes available to us. Surely many of you already know the assistant that includes your Google Android-based terminal or that of your iPhone. Well, for those of you who don’t know, it’s interesting to know that Windows 10 has its own assistant, Cortana.
Normally to access its functions we have to click on the circular button that is located next to the search box. In the event that it does not appear, we can activate it by right-clicking on the system taskbar. Next, we already find the Cortana activation option. Although somewhat limited, we can make a series of requests to entertain us for a while.
Things you can ask Cortana to tell you
In these lines we will give you a series of samples, although it must be borne in mind that the results are not always the same. In addition, it is interesting to know that many of the answers that the windows voice assistant they are based on humor, so we will even have a good time.
- Sing me a song: Three leaves, mother, has the tree, one on the branch, two on the foot, two on the foot, both on the foot.
- Tell me a story: How about one in six words? Girl. Grandma. Forest. Wolf. Woodcutter. The end.
- Sing me a carol: Rodolfo was a reindeer whose nose was red like a tomato and with a singular shine.
- Tell me a joke: Jaimito approaches his mother: «Mom, Mom, I need to give money to a man who is screaming in the street! “And what is that man yelling?” “Ice creams! Ice creams! ».
- Tell me a riddle: If it goes up we go, if it goes down we stay. What is it? The anchor.
- tell me something: Something.
- Tell me something more interesting: Kintsugi is the Japanese art of fixing ceramic objects with resin varnish mixed with gold, silver or platinum dust. His philosophy states that repairs are part of the history of the piece and should not be hidden.
- Make me an innocent: Okay. Calling your ex… That was good, huh?
- I am bored: Take the opportunity to exercise. Choose what you like best: aerobic or anaerobic. On the internet you will find guided yoga, zumba, fitboxing classes … choose what you like the most!