Microsoft tries to outdo Apple with new AI-powered iPhone camera app

A comparison of photos taken simultaneously using the Microsoft Pix app and the normal iPhone camera app. Credit: Microsoft. Pix automatically looks for something on the photo — in this case the water — to turn into a Live image. Credit: Microsoft In a bid to improve on the native iPhone camera app, Microsoft Research today released a new smart camera app for iPhone, Microsoft Pix, that specializes in photos of people and uses artificial intelligence to remove common smartphone camera issues like blurry or backlit shots.As Microsoft pulls back from its own phone hardware business, it has focused more on acquiring and releasing apps for Android and iOS. It has beefed up some of its signature offerings like Outlook and Bing to include better integration with other apps. As soon as a user opens the…


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