Microsoft Acquires Email-Powered AI Scheduling Tool Genee

Microsoft announced the acquisition of Genee on Monday, an email-powered virtual assistant that brings artificial intelligence to meeting scheduling. Genee is a scheduling service that integrates directly with calendar and email applications, automating the organization process required in planning and scheduling meetings and events. When Cc’ed in an email, Genee instantly coordinates the best meeting times and dates for everyone included in the email. Genee will then automatically send out calendar invitations to further streamline the process.  Microsoft plans to add Genee into Office 365, meaning that Outlook email users may soon have an easier way to schedule meetings with friends, colleagues, clients or prospects. “Genee uses natural language processing and optimized decision-making algorithms so that interacting with a virtual assistant is just like interacting with a human one,” states…


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