Sometimes a busy person needs to do multitasking activities from their phone. This activity will definitely consume effort when not being performed effectively. Well, Cortana latest APK 188.8.131.525 (2485) is digital assistance designed to help busy person during this critical time. It is listed under the productivity apps category. Improving the productivity is pretty much summed up what this application can do. It helps the users to manage their notifications and other important schedule. The best part about it is users can do it with through a single button on their home screen.
Cortana File Information
Last updated: March 8, 2019
Developer: Microsoft Corporation
Version: 184.108.40.2065 (2485)
Requirement: Android 4.4 and up
File size: 55.5 MB
Uploaded: March 8, 2019 at 9:20AM GMT+07
Available on Google Play: Install from Google Play
Cortana app review
As the application is advertised, the Cortana for Android is designed as digital assistance. Being a digital assistance allows this app to assist the activity of its users digitally. The application is highly recommended for users who are relying on their mobile phone for their daily activity. Therefore, the first feature offered is digital reminder. This application needs the access to the whole mobile phone system. After the users grant the access, it will detect any notification and reminder on the mobile phone.
Both notification and reminder will be informed to the users. In order to access the notification, users only need to tap on the Cortana icon located on the home screen. It will give the notification related to users’ activity. The notification and reminder are not limited to specific restriction. It gives notification started from birthday, schedule, up to promises to send email by the end of the day. The simple user interface makes it easier for the users to access any features from a single tap on the main button.
The next feature is about customization feature. Most users are underestimating this customization feature. Customization feature allows the users to change the appearance of the main button of Coratana operation. By changing the main button appearance, the button will blend nicely with the mobile phone theme. Therefore, it will not look out of place and disturb its visual presentation.
- All features can be enjoyed from one button.
- It reminds the users about almost everything.
- Permission to access the whole mobile phone system is required.
- Reminders need to be added manually.
How to Use
As previously mentioned, this app requires access to the system. Therefore, the initial stage to make sure it works properly is by granting access for this request. Before taking advantage of the features it has to offer, it is advisable to change the visual appearance of the main button. Access this feature from the setting section will provide different selection of color and design for the button.
In order to add reminder on this app, users only need to select the add reminder feature on from the main button. This feature will let the users write down what is the reminder is all about. The last step is adding notification time on this added reminder. It will notify the users on the time it was previously set.
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