Apple wants smarter-than-Google phones, hires more AI experts; Strict privacy policy may be …

An analysis of recent Apple job ads suggests that Apple is currently revamping its pool of artificial intelligence (AI) experts to make phones smarter than Google. However, the tech giant’s strict privacy policy might pose some problems. Reuters reports that Apple is looking for 86 employees to add to its roster of talented individuals in the field of machine learning. Now taking a more pro-active step in its hiring process, the Cupertino-based company tries to rally in machine learning PHDs, joining the head-hunting competition with Amazon, Facebook, and Google. The number of machine learning experts in the company has significantly increased over the past years, according to an anonymous ex-Apple employee. The job responsibilities for employees in this field focus on improving software, making a more intelligent Siri, and enhancing…


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