Cortana speak engine

Cortana.jpg
Cortana screen
Cortana is an intelligent personal assistant on Windows Phone 8.1(1). A new version, which was presented at Destination Star Trek in London(2) on october 3rd 2014 of it is supposed to "understand" Klingon(3). When you say "Speak Klingon", the phone answers HIja', loQ vIjatlhlaH. Yes, I can speak it a little (4) (5). The pronunciation is a bit wrong, as it says huge-ya, loq vIjach-lah.

The phone does not really "speak" or "understand" Klingon. These are just some phrases which it gives as an answer to programmed questions (6).

See also

References

1 : Cortana on Wikipedia

2 : Qapla'! Cortana tries her hand at speaking Klingon, By Andy Weir Oct 3, 2014

3 : Cortona now understand Klingon, WP central, Fri 3 Oct 2014

4 : Cortana speaking Klingon on YouTube

5 : Photo taken from Windows Central article "Cortana now understands Klingon, 'ej Qapla'", by Rich Edmonds, 3 Oct 2014

6 : Article at PC world of Oct 3, 2014, by Jared Newman

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Category: Software    Latest edit: 26 Jun 2015, by KlingonTeacher    Created: 05 Oct 2014 by KlingonTeacher
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