Microsoft Forms AI Research Group 07/14/2017
by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan , Yesterday Microsoft has formed a special artificial-intelligence research unit to challenge rivals Google, DeepMind and Facebook. The group, based at its Redmond, Washington, headquarters, is called Microsoft Research AI. It will include a team of more than 100 scientists working on AI from across areas such as natural language processing and learning. Some of the projects will be related to healthcare, environment and education.