Microsoft’s digital assistant Cortana for Android has been available for a while now. The latest update steps up it’s integration deeper into the Android system. Microsoft has now provided ability for Cortana to be accessed right from your Android lock screen. By swiping on the logo available on the home screen, you will be able to jump right into the digital assistant similar to accessing Google service.
The update brings more to Cortana. The app home screen is now refreshed to display weather, calendar, events and travel time to work. Also on addition to the US and the UK where Microsoft has already launched Cortana, Australia has been included on the list. Microsoft has launched Cortana for Android in Australia as well.