Microsoft in Talks to Buy AI Firm Nuance Communications

  • “Microsoft Corp. is in advanced talks to buy artificial intelligence and speech technology company Nuance Communications Inc., according to people familiar with the matter.
  • ‘This can really help Microsoft accelerate the digitization of the health-care industry, which has lagged other sectors such as retail and banking,’ said Anurag Rana, a Bloomberg Intelligence senior analyst. ‘The biggest near-term benefit that I can see is in the area of telehealth, where Nuance transcription product is currently being used with Microsoft Teams.’”

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-04-11/microsoft-is-said-to-be-in-talks-to-buy-nuance-communications

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