Microsoft has announced the formation of its new Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Research Group. The new division of the company will consist of over 5,000 employees and will include the Cortana and Bing product teams along with its Microsoft Research group.
Microsoft's press release states:
The new AI and Research Group will be lead by Executive Vice President Harry Shum, who has worked at Microsoft for 20 years and is the current head of Microsoft Research. In a statement, he said:
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