Russ Salakhutdinov

Apple Hires Renowned AI Researcher to Improve Siri’s Intelligence

As Apple continues to place big bets on artificial intelligence (AI) as a key part of its future, the company has hired Carnegie Mellon University professor Russ Salakhutdinov to head up a team working on AI. According to Recode, who last week slammed Apple’s voice controlled virtual assistant Siri, calling it “too limited” and “unreliable”, Salakhutdinov remain a professor at Carnegie Mellon in...