Are you using a German keyboard Richard?
Yes, but it's not just Cortana. Windows Phone 8.1 in general doesn't work well for Australia.
If you have the touch keyboard language set to UK english, so that swipe typing gives you...
These types of docks have been around for years, about five years ago I got a USB2.0/esata one from another maker. Other makers have double drive (two slice) versions.
It wasn't enough to make Windows 8 look like Windows 3.1. Now they have to make Windows 10 look like Windows 1.0.
Killing off the Nokia brand will be a huge mistake, sales of Windows phones will dive.
Every person I know who has a Windows phone has bought it because it is a Nokia not because it is a...