Ever wondered who writes what Cortana says? Today on the pod, we talk to Jonathan Foster, Principal Content Experiences Manager, whose team writes everything Cortana says.
Tune in to learn
- His favorite fictionalized AI character of all time
- About how the Cortana editorial team grew
- Why they decided to give Cortana a personality, and how
- What the funniest question Cortana’s been asked and how they answered it
- And more…
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Whose career spans film, television, fine-wines, and now nine years of crafting words for Microsoft. He’s even made time to self-publish a novel. All of which led him to master the helm of Microsoft Cortana’s editorial team.
Jonathan brings a background of storytelling and marketing to the Content Experience team, and today we’re going to find out what it takes to create–and nourish–an AI personality within a tech giant.
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Jenn & Amy