Microsoft announced on Thursday, will acquire news and chat robot startup Wand Labs. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
In the official blog, Microsoft corporate vice President David Ku, said the deal “accelerated us about ‘dialogue platform namely’ vision and strategy”. Microsoft CEOSatya Nadella in March 2016 the Build developers conference announced the strategy.
After the acquisition, Wand CEO Vishal Sharma said that the company is still in closed beta service will be shut down, but the user “in the future will see look similar elements” working with us.