IBM Watson for Windows 8/Windows Phone/Xbox

OK, Microsoft. Now's your chance to integrate better voice assistance across your product line.

Bernie Meyerson, IBM’s vice president of innovation, envisions a voice-activated Watson that answers questions, like a supercharged version of Apple’s Siri personal assistant. A farmer could stand in a field and ask his phone, “When should I plant my corn?” He would get a reply in seconds, based on location data, historical trends and scientific studies.

http://www.kurzweilai.net/ibm-creating-pocket-sized-watson-in-16-billion-sales-push