Apple and Intel Acquire AI Properties

         |         |     Share 5 Trends Impacting the Future of Machine Data Intelligence Acquisitions of startups by two industry giants were announced this week, suggesting the attention generated by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning is accelerating. First, Siri is saying hello to Turi. More specifically, Apple has acquired the AI and machine learning startup, for $200 million. Turi, which is headquartered in Seattle, offers tools that help developers scale machine learning applications, according to InformationWeek. The story says that Apple offered no substantive comment on the acquisition other than to say that it periodically acquires companies and doesn’t discuss the reasons for those moves. Despite Apple’s lack of comment, Turi is further evidence of Apple’s existing interest in AI. Last October, the company bought Perceptio, which offers deep learning…


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