Apple Gives a Peek at Its AI, Machine Learning Efforts

Constant news about Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook and Google’s advances in AI and machine learning perhaps gave Apple pause. Because it invited in a reporter. Apple takes artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning very seriously, and is already as deeply embedded in these areas as Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon.At least, that’s the big takeaway from a Backchannel profile by Steven Levy, who was allowed on the Apple campus, given exclusive access to key Apple staff members (mostly the same public faces at events) and given a thorough rundown of Apple’s efforts, challenges and ambitions.Yes, by Apple. The world’s most secretive company.That it should invite a reporter to insist to him how good it is at a thing rather brings to mind the Margaret Thatcher quote about how being powerful is…


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