Microsoft expands AI research efforts

Thursday 13 July 2017 | 10:45 CET | News
Microsoft is setting up a dedicated unit for artificial intelligence research. At an event in London, the company said Microsoft Research AI, a new research and incubation hub within Microsoft Research, will address "the most difficult challenges in AI", including an ethical design guide. Its work includes a new iOS app called Seeing AI to help blind and low-vision people, and a new partnership with machine learning expert Max Welling from the University of Amsterdam.

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