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    Free Cortana Alternatives

    The best free alternative to Cortana is Mycroft, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Cortana and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Cortana are Google Assistant, Siri, Braina and Siri Shortcuts.

    Cortana is mainly a Virtual Assistant but alternatives to it may also be Workflow Automation Tools or Task Automation Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cortana.
    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021
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    1. Mycroft is an open source voice assistant, that can be installed on Linux, Raspberry Pi, or on the Mark 1 hardware device.
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      Google Assistant is a virtual personal assistant developed by Google and announced at its developer conference in May 2016. Unlike Google Now, Google Assistant can engage in two-way conversations.
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      Lightweight yet full of features...
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      Siri lets you use your voice to send messages, make calls, set reminders, and more. Just speak naturally. Siri understands what you say.
      Most users think Siri is a great alternative to Cortana.
    2. Braina Virtual Assistant is an intelligent personal assistant software for Windows PC that allows you to interact with your computer using voice commands in English language.
      Braina vs Cortana opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Braina is a great alternative to Cortana.
      Best speech recognition and AI
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

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    3. Siri Shortcuts deliver a quick way to get things done with your apps with just a tap or by asking Siri. The Shortcuts app enables you to create personal shortcuts with multiple steps from your favorite apps.


    4. Hound combines Speech Recognition and Language Understanding. This Speech-to-Meaning capability makes Hound the new way to search and do things faster without typing.
    5. Dragonfire is an open source virtual assistant for Linux operating systems especially for Ubuntu based distributions. Dragonfire will be preinstalled software package on DragonOS Linux Distribution.
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      Control applications or games by voice commands and/or by the press of a keyboard, mouse button or combinations of it, additionaly you can start any of your macros by scheduler, by a macro action, or from an external program.
    6. Kalliope is a modular always-on voice controlled personal assistant designed for home automation.
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