Microsoft will reportedly take Build into the future with a focus on artificial intelligence

Microsoft’s recent track record when it comes to artificial intelligence hasn’t been a smooth one, to say the least. This isn’t going to hold back the company, which is reportedly set to unveil a number of prototype robots during Build. Bloomberg Businessweek reports that Microsoft’s bots will serve different functions. Some will be built into company services and platforms while others will aid the visually-impaired. “Bots aren’t just a novelty; unlike Tay, some of them do things. They’ll act as your interface with computers and smartphones, helping you book a trip or send a message to a colleague, and do that through a conversation instead of a mouse click or finger tap. Microsoft believes the world will soon move away from apps—where Apple and Google rule—into a phase dominated by…


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