Today, Microsoft acquired The Marsden Group, a leader in industrial technology innovation and rapid prototyping, for an undisclosed amount. Microsoft's acquisition is to help customers build more quickly vertical solutions using Microsoft Azure cloud, edge-computing, and AI services, in particular. ... Read more
Microsoft has filed a new patent for developing an intelligent system that uses data generated by people to create chatbots of real or deceased people. It appears that the AI-powered chatbots will analyze voice data, electronic messages, social media posts, images, and other personal information to emulate people.
Microsoft appears to be re-entering the automotive market in a significantly greater capacity than it has been previously. A few years back, Microsoft seemingly slunk away from the automotive infotainment wars as Apple and Google staked their claims for center ... Read more
Microsoft has teamed up with ModuleQ, the personal data fusion AI company, to give people personalized news from over 4,500 publishers. Microsoft announced that ModuleQ helps bring detailed news information to Teams in a post on the Microsoft News Blog. ... Read more
Microsoft's Seeing AI iOS app now supports 5 new languages, including Dutch, French, German, Japanese, and Spanish. The Microsoft Seeing AI iOS app helps people with disabilities visualize the world around them by using audio cues. As noted in a ... Read more
Shortly after winning the highly publicized Department of Defense JEDI contract, Microsoft is now sending representatives to meet with the Pentagon officials, according to reports from Bloomberg. Specifically, Microsoft representatives started meeting with Pentagon officials as early as today, November ... Read more