Added Siri Localization Expected from Apple

Apple Insider recently reported, “According to Apple’s ‘Jobs at Apple’ website, the company is seeking ‘Siri Language Engineers’ fluent in Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Thai, Turkish and Russian, all of which are currently unsupported by the voice recognizing digital assistant.”

Taking Semantic Tech To Network Function Virtualization Problems

by Jennifer Zaino The CloudNFVTM: Dynamic, Data-Driven Management and Operations project from the CloudNFV consortium took the award for most innovative catalyst at last week’s TM Forum Live! conference and expo in Nice, France. T his project is building on the goals of the TM Forum’s Information Framework  (SID) to solve a big problem around network function…

Nokia Acquires Mapping Startup Desti

Natalie Gagliordi of ZDnet reports, “It looks like Nokia is expanding its HERE Maps mapping business with its acquisition of the mapping startup Desti, a spinout from SRI International — the same group responsible for Apple’s Siri.”

Nara Delivers Neural Networking For All

Nara is officially on its way from being solely a consumer-lifestyle brand – with its neural networking technology helping users find dining and hotel experiences that match their tastes – to also being the power behind other companies’ recommendation and curation offerings. This summer it made a deal with Singapore Communications’ Singtel Digital Life Division…