Cortana gets new features powered by Bing: Evening alerts, concerts, flights, and local app recommendations

Microsoft today announced improvements to Cortana that take advantage of recent Bing advancements in speech recognition, entity understanding, and stream processing. As a result of the search engine’s ability to better index the real world, Cortana can now better handle evening alerts, concerts, flights, and local app recommendations.

Motorola promises Android 5.0 update for Moto X, Moto G, Moto E, Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini

Following the unveiling of Android 5.0 Lollipop today, Motorola has announced plans to bring Google’s new operating system version to many of its devices. The company is promising that the Moto X (first and second generation), Moto G (first and second generation), Moto G with 4G LTE, Moto E, Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini will all get updates.