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Huawei develops voice assistant for Chinese market - report

Thursday 16 February 2017 | 10:35 CET | News
Huawei Technologies is preparing to enter the digital assistant market with its own voice-powered service, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. A team of more than a hundred engineers is in the early stages of developing the technology at its Shenzhen, China offices, one of the people said. The efforts are extensive and are aimed at competing with Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa, and Alphabet's Google Assistant, the report said. Huawei's assistant would communicate in Chinese languages and target domestic users while the company will continue to work with Google and Amazon outside

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alphabet / Amazon / Apple / Google / Huawei
Countries: China / World
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