Microsoft to Explore Artificial Intelligence with SwiftKey Acquisition: What this Could Mean for the …

BARCELONA, SPAIN – MARCH 03: A logo sits outside the Microsoft pavilion during the second day of the Mobile World Congress 2015 at the Fira Gran Via complex on March 3, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the wold’s largest communication companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images) (Photo : Getty) Microsoft’s SwiftKey acquisition could be a sign that the tech giant will soon be dabbling into artificial intelligence. According to the Financial Times, Microsoft paid $250 million for the acquisition of the predictive-keyboard app, which is installed on more than 300 million mobile devices. “Our mission is to enhance interaction between people and technology,” Jon Reynolds and Ben Medlock, co-founders of London-based SwiftKey, said in…


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