The company Xiaomi, which a few years ago had heard only the most ardent fans of Chinese electronics, today joined Microsoft for the joint development of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies. About it reports The Verge with reference to the signed Memorandum of cooperation.
According to the contents of the document, both the IT giant decided to combine efforts for more effective development of artificial intelligence and neural networks and manufacturing hardware products with the use of the resulting developments. In the future, the parties rely on joint production of smartphones, “smart” speakers and other electronics with the support of assistant Cortana.
In addition, in the framework of the signed contract Xiaomi gets unlimited access to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, while Microsoft with Xiaomi more thoroughly strengthened in the Chinese market. First of all Redmond company expects to begin to promote the country’s branded services, such as Skype, Bing and a new web Edge browser.
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