Apple acquired the 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 applications, enabling software to better interpret user requests. The technology uses customer databases with AI tools that understand the specifics of products and services, and also have rich vocabulary to simplify the process of interacting with users.
According to Bloomberg, Apple intends to use Voysis technology to better understand Siri’s voice assistant in natural language.
It is noteworthy that over the past 5 years, Apple has acquired several startups dealing with artificial intelligence, including Xnor.ai, Turi, VocalIQ, Perceptio, Emotient and others.