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Samsung Acquires Viv, an AI Startup Founded by the Creators of Siri

On Wednesday, Samsung announced the acquisition of Viv, an artificial intelligence startup that was created by Siri co-founders and former Apple employees Dag Kittlaus, Adam Cheyer and Chris Brigham. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Viv will operate as a separate entity from Samsung but it must provide services to the Korean tech...

Original Siri Engineer Leaves Apple for General Electric

According to a report from The Information, Darren Haas, who is one of the last remaining members of the original team that developed Siri, has left Apple to work at General Electric. Haas worked on Siri before it was purchased by Apple in 2010. Haas’s departure follows the departure of Steve D’Aurora, his fellow Siri...

Siri Creators Unveil the Next-Gen AI Assistant ‘Viv’ [VIDEO]

Onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY today, co-creators of Siri Dag Kittlaus and Adam Cheyer gave the first ever public demo of their advanced AI assistant called ‘Viv’ that promises to be “the intelligent interface for everything”. According to TheNextWeb, the 20-minute demo truly amazed the audience with a real-time demonstration of its impressive capabilities, including some truly complex inquiries....