The new system of artificial intelligence Apple “in your face” to all the competitors
Apple is working on a system of artificial intelligence that outstrips the capabilities of all the competitors in the market, Techinsider reports, citing its own sources. Technology will be implemented in the upgraded voice assistant Siri.
Last fall, Apple has purchased British company-developer VocalIQ that specializiruetsya on the systems of recognition of voice commands in natural language. Its technologies provide the opportunity to engage in dialogue with the mobile device, giving control commands navigation, multimedia systems and other services.
“According to sources close to the product VocalIQ, this development is much more promising main competitors Siri, like Google Now, Amazon, Alexa and Microsoft’s Cortana. Really surprising that Apple bought VocalIQ before the company was able to finish and release the app for smartphones. After the purchase, Apple has left most of the team VocalIQ and allowed her to work in his own office in Cambridge and to integrate your product with Siri”.
Before the deal with Apple company VocalIQ conducted comparative testing their technology with Siri, Google Now and Cortana. For questions like “Find the nearest Chinese restaurant with Parking, Wi-Fi and a children’s menu VocalIQ answered successfully with probability 90%, while the result of Google Now, Siri and Cortana did not exceed 20%.
VocalIQ handled approximately 10 000 dialogues and even with a relative small amount of requests she was able to get ahead of Siri that handles a billion requests per week, the publication.
Another advantage lies in the ability VocalIQ functions in communication to understand the context of personally for each individual. In addition, the technology can filter extraneous noise and, over time, adapt to the pronunciation of the user.