Microsoft Acquires Wand Labs To Boost Conversation: Too Little, Too Late?

Now Playing 00:29 Microsoft – Here’s What You Didn’t Know Now Playing 00:30 Facebook – The World’s Largest Social Network Microsoft’s purchase of Wand Labs shows the company is serious about developing “conversational intelligence,” a feature that Office 365, Cortana and Bing might find indispensable. But is the move a little too late in the game?  ( Brendan Smialowski | Getty Images ) Advertisement It’s another day, another acquisition for Microsoft. The software company has just purchased Wand Labs, a startup that specializes in chatbots and messaging apps, for an undisclosed amount. Microsoft’s move to acquire Wand Labs shows the company is serious about developing “conversational intelligence.” This is one feature Office 365, Cortana and Bing might find indispensable in this age where human language is continuously being leveraged in…


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