Category: Business

Apple bought AI Startup Voysis to improve Siri functions

Apple has acquired Voysis artificial intelligence system to improve Siri’s voice assistant. Startup Voysis offers a platform that allows digital voice assistants to better understand natural language. The company worked to improve voice assistants in online shopping apps, enabling the …

Huawei gets license extension in the US till 15th May 2020

It seems that the Chinese tech giant Huawei has got yet another breather as the Donald Trump administration has extended a license. Reports suggest that the license allows companies in the US to do business with the Chinese telecom giant …

MAD Gaze AR Glasses Closes $18.6M in Series A Funding

MAD Gaze, the augmented reality (AR) smart glasses company closes USD 18.6 million in Series A funding in January 2020, after receiving USD 12 million in Pre-A round funding last year. The new round of financing will be used in …

Panos Panay to head Microsoft’s Windows and hardware teams

Microsoft, during the first couple of months, reorganizes some of their business and this year, they are doing it for the Experiences and Devices units under vice president Rajesh Jha. The latest announcement by the company says that the Windows …

CERN ditches Facebook’s Workplace for Data Privacy issues

CERN, the European organisation for Nuclear Research has ditched Workplace by Facebook due to concerns of the data privacy by its members. More specifically, there were concerns about the management of user data by Facebook due to which the usage …

India’s smartphone user crosses 500 million mark

It was found that over 500 million Indians now started using smartphones. There has been a 15% increase in the number of users from 2018 according to statistics. This hike in the number of users is due to mobile brands …