Baidu Launches Digital Assistant Duer: How Does It Stack Up Against Google Now, Siri, Cortana?

Baidu, which is often described as the Google of China, unveiled Duer at the Baidu World conference. The digital assistant is now integrated in the Baidu search app for Android.(Photo : Baidu USA) Chinese tech giant Baidu has launched Duer, the company’s digital assistant that will look to challenge Google Now, Apple’s Siri and Microsoft’s Cortana in the space. Baidu, which is often described as the Google of China, unveiled Duer at the Baidu World conference that was held in Beijing on Sept. 8. The name of the assistant translates roughly to Du Secretary. Duer is integrated in the Baidu search app for Android, which is installed in millions of smartphones all over China. The digital assistant will provide Chinese users the ability to access different services through the app,…


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