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Google Acquires Wavii

Wavii confirmed the acquisition by Google in a deal estimated at thirty million dollars

Confirmed Wavii, emerging technology company specializing in the field of “natural language processing”, the acquisition by Google in a deal valued at thirty million U.S. dollars.

And published in its motto colored colors logo Google rather than confined to blue in the past, with a picture of the working group, and the word brief to the CEO Adrian Un, he announced the suspension of the company’s services Kttabagaha which was launched in April of last year, the system iOS, which work in the collection News sites, blogs and Twitter and provide summaries.

Online said: “While we will continue to provide this service specifically, we’ll use our research on natural language processing in several ways Google may benefit millions of people around the world.” He expressed his thanks to the company’s users. Online concluded by saying: “We look forward to transfer our technology to the level coming and of the what are we going to do later.”

The announcement Wavii news that circulated during the past few days for the determination of Google acquisitions; to take advantage of technology in search services and mobile applications, is also expected to be represented in addition to the application of PDA is available for the Android system Google Now.

With completion of the transaction moved Wavii team which consists of 25 people, including its chief executive to work at Google. Google also completed a deal with rival “Apple” to acquire the emerging company that was founded in March 2009. And sought the “Apple” to use Wavii techniques to integrate with the Personal Assistant service and voice commands affiliate “Siri”.

The Google spokesman commented in response to a question for cnet : We are affected by Wavii team’s progress in the understanding of natural language, and we look forward to working together in Google.

And combines natural language processing between computer science and artificial intelligence language, is concerned with the interaction between computers and human languages, and setting computers to derive the meaning of natural language. Remember, Google’s deal with Yahoo Wavii-by-step about a month ago to buy Summly application , which provides summaries of news articles, compared to thirty million dollars.
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