Microsoft showed thermostat with voice assistant Cortana
Microsoft did not intend to stay away from technology of smart home. She demonstrated smart thermostat GLAS, like similar products of Nest, supports the service voice assistant. If in the case of Nest you can use the voice assistant Amazon Alexa, the device GLAS, created by experts at Johnson Controls, works with Cortana.
In appearance GLAS striking translucent touch screen. The software platform of the device is Windows 10 IoT Core. The thermostat is able to detect the presence of the user in the space to determine air quality.
Data price and timing of the start of sales yet.