Sunday, December 5, 2021

AI Underwhelms at Mobile World Congress

One of the most anticipated themes of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 was artificial intelligence (AI). Industry analysts and media speculated that AI would be the...

New Samsung Galaxy S8 to feature AI services

The next premium Galaxy S series that would follow the disgraced and short-lived Galaxy Note7 will feature artificial intelligence (AI) as the smartphone competition...

Kika Tech Infusing AI Into Emoji Keyboard App

Ric Zhou is a cofounder and head of product for Kika Tech, makers of the Emoji Keyboard app for mobile smartphones, incorporating AI. Partnerships...

5G vs. AI

Last week, I was in Mainz in Germany, at a European telecom regulator's workshop about spectrum and technology evolution for future 5G networks. (link)....

Microsoft has officially listed AI as a top priority, replacing mobile

Microsoft has named artificial intelligence as one of its top priorities in a financial filing. The annual report for the company's 2017 fiscal year, which ended on June...

Apple struggling to become an artificial-intelligence powerhouse

In 2011, Apple became the first company to place artificial intelligence in the pockets of millions of consumers when it launched the voice assistant...

Android-powered robot phone – RoboHon – by Sharp now available

Japanese manufacturer Sharp has taken the unusual step of launching a small robot that doubles as an Android cellphone. First previewed at last year’s CEATEC...

Amazon’s smartphone flop was the best thing that happened to Alexa

Amazon’s Fire Phone may have been a surprisingly auspicious failure, I keep thinking as I watch the expansion of Alexa, the company’s cloud-based virtual assistant. Artificial...

Facebook Acquires Wit.ai To Help Its Developers With Speech Recognition And Voice Interfaces

Facebook today acquired Wit.ai, a Y Combinator startup founded 18 months ago to create an API for building voice-activated interfaces. Wit.ai already has 6,000...

Mobile Broadband Operators Transform with Big Data and Machine Learning

Mobile broadband operators are ramping up spend for big data and machine learning as they transform into digital service providers. With a long history...






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