Apple Buys AI Startup To Get Ahead Of Google, Facebook And Amazon In Pervasive Computing

A man uses ‘Siri’ on the new iPhone 4S after being one of the first customers in the Apple store in Covent Garden on October 14, 2011 in London, England. The widely anticipated new mobile phone from Apple has seen customers queue in cities around the world for hours to be amongst the first to buy the device.(Oli Scarff/Getty Images) Apple wants to get ahead of its competitors by providing its customers with the better experience. In order to do this, the Cupertino-based company just purchased an Artificial Intelligence startup. Theoretically, the company will help Apple develop its pervasive computing capabilities. Advertisement According to Bloomberg, pervasive computing is when a software is able to make suggestions to a user on what might interest them. In other words, the suggestions that…


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