BlackBerry recently introduced it’s own virtual assistant known as “BlackBerry Assistant”. This introduction sees BlackBerry join the likes of Apple, Google and Microsoft in the virtual assistant business.
The new functionality which will be available on BlackBerry’s latest OS update 10.3 will be activated by voice and will practically function like Siri, Google Now and Cortana. It will help in managing simple tasks like setting up reminders and appointments, Social network updates, sending messages, etc. The more you use the app, the more it gets used to you.
The new virtual assistant will come pre-installed in the upcoming BlackBerry Passport.