Microsoft makes bots the cornerstone of its 'conversation as a platform' strategy
Over the past few years, Microsoft was licensing its Bing application programming interfaces to developers so they can incorporate things like search, maps and speech into their full-fledged apps. But going forward, Microsoft is trying to make the idea of extending apps with Bing's intelligence easier. The company is packaging up some of its Bing intelligence...
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