Sony made its artificial intelligence open to developers
When it comes to artificial intelligence, it is unlikely you will think about the Japanese company Sony. Your mind is likely to come the names of the companies Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon. But Sony? And meanwhile the Japanese company for many years engaged in research in this area. Recall, the dog-robot Aibo, which recognize its owner and constantly learn something new. In addition, Sony has more, and products such as smart column Xperia Agent and personal assistant in the form of earphone Xperia Ear, also contain a AI. Sony positions in the race for the artificial intelligence may change in the near future, as the company has decided to make his AI open to developers.
Sony really can be considered one of the pioneers of artificial intelligence. After all, when the Japanese became interested in this issue, on the AI did not work any more at Google, no Facebook, no other popular companies today. Now artificial intelligence Sony will be available for third-party software developers. This will make the products of the Japanese company more versatile and user friendly as possible. She Sony hopes that developers will complete software library of useful new software, revealing the potential of artificial intelligence.
Of course, while that Sony products like the Xperia Agent and Xperia Ear is a bleak shadow of what we have achieved in the direction of Google and Apple. Nevertheless, the Japanese did not lose heart and believe that sooner or later they will catch up and even be able to outperform its competitors to get ahead. Sony is actively working on the integration of artificial intelligence technology in augmented reality, what can not yet boast of other companies. The Japanese do not want to be like the others, and this is one of their main advantages.