Science and Technology : Cortana: What Did We Get Ourselves Into?

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    Cortana: What Did We Get Ourselves Into?
    A history of Cortana personality design

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    Jonathan Foster
    I’m at Microsoft leading the Content Intelligence team which includes writing for Microsoft bots and our digital agent Cortana, developing her personality.



    ... Authoring is required, not because the algorithms aren’t brilliant, but because language is so brilliantly subtle. And until machines catch up in the way that we humans want them to, writers will be necessary.


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