Apple acquired AI startup Turi for 0M to improve machine-learning tech, Siri: Reports

Steve Pak | Aug 07, 2016 08:10 AM EDT Apple’s Siri Digital Assistant (Photo : Twitter) Apple Inc. has bought artificial intelligence (AI) startup Turi for around $200 million. The tech giant’s purchase of the Seattle-based company specializing in machine learning is likely to improve its AI technologies including digital assistant Siri.  The Silicon Valley company has confirmed buying the company through an official statement, but has not provided new details about the acquisition.   Advertisement Like Us on Facebook Apple verified buying Turi on August 5, Friday. A company spokesperson confirmed the news to several media outlets by sharing that the tech titan sometimes buys smaller tech companies but usually does not share its plans or goals, according to Engadget. Turi was  known in the past as Dato and…


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