Move over Siri and Google Now. Microsoft has a new competitor in town: Cortana powered by Bing the personal digital assistant that is part of the new Windows Phone 8.1 platform. Cortana is modeled after a real-life assistant, designed to understand someone's interests and needs, and with permission, predict and provide information that is helpful and actionable. Is the future of search never having to search at all? In this keynote discussion, members of the Bing and Windows Phone team will discuss that and other ways predictive search and digital assistants like Cortana are changing the way we seek.
There are two ways to get more out of lunch at SMX than just hot meals! All lunches are included for SMX West All Access. You're certain to sit with knowledgeable and engaging people.
Like the experience to be a little more structured? Sign up to enjoy lunch at a Birds-Of-A-Feather table. These are a great opportunities to continue the conversation with others who share your interests. We'll post the schedule and topics of discussion for the tables in early February and you can reserve your spot online.
After two days of brain crunching, it's party time! Join us for the SMX Closing Night Bash, sponsored by Moz. Bring your bowling shoes and dust off those pool cues because SEOs know how to party. Bash at The Garage (1130 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122). Appetizers and beverages will be provided. See you there! (badge required)
Located at the registration desk.