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Smart Home Software Incorporation

Microsoft Will Add More Alexa Integration for Windows 10

— July 24, 2019 — Tech
Microsoft is adding more features to Windows 10, this extends to third-party smart technology like Alexa integration. This would allow Alexa features on the lock screen of the operating system. Microsoft has begun testing for the new feature in a Windows 10 build which was released to Windows insiders to beta test.

Alexa integration will roll out with the next updated version of Windows 10 which is said to be coming in September of 2019. This update is titled 19H2, and it is much smaller than a normal Windows update.

The new feature is a minor addition to its operating system for Microsft, however, it does show that Microsoft is willing to integrate smart home technology into its operating system. Microsoft has even previously collaborated with Amazon on their respective Alexa and Cortana technologies.

Image Credit: Microsoft/ Amazon Alexa
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