WINDOWS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WINDOWS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Review: Siri-like Cortana fills Windows phone gap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817523-79/cortana-google-siri-microsoft.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817523-79/cortana-google-siri-microsoft.html.csp">Review: Siri-like Cortana fills Windows phone gap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANICK JESDANUN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T10:49:04.628-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 10:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • “Yay, it’s Nick! How can I help?” Thanks for asking, Cortana. And thanks for making the Windows phone software better, Microsoft. With the new Cortana virtual assistant, Windows catches up with Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android in a major way. Microsoft takes some of the best parts of Apple’s and Google’s virtual assistants and adds a few useful tools of its own. The result is Cortana, named after an artificial-intelligence character in Microsoft’s “Halo” video games. The new Windows s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578175232014-04-14T10:49:04.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T10:49:04.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817523@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:49:04 MDT Oh My Tech!: Reader suggestions for getting cable-free DVR http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57724309-79/bought-cable-center-channels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57724309-79/bought-cable-center-channels.html.csp">Oh My Tech!: Reader suggestions for getting cable-free DVR</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T21:14:58.354-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two weeks ago, I wrote a column addressing the problem a reader had with trying to get digital video recording capabilities for her TV — such as a TiVo — without having to pay a monthly charge. Unfortunately, there aren’t any completely free options out there, largely because you have to at least pay something for a set top box and another fee for the onscreen electronic programming guide (EPG). Since I ran that article, many readers have written to me with some of their own solutions or storie...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57724309@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:14:58 MDT Salt Lake City cops Taser man after window-breaking rampage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57676284-78/police-lake-salt-taser.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57676284-78/police-lake-salt-taser.html.csp">Salt Lake City cops Taser man after window-breaking rampage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T23:29:44.62-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Salt Lake City man, enraged after an argument with his girlfriend, allegedly went on a rampage that ended when police repeatedly shocked him with a Taser. Salt Lake City police Detective Veronica Montoya said the incident occurred about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday near 300 South and 900 East. Officers responding to a 911 call reported they found the 41-year-old man had broken out the windows of two cars and then smashed windows in four nearby homes before fleeing the scene. However, while officers in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57676284@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 23:29:44 MDT