Apple patent involves ‘crowd sourcing information to fulfill user requests’

Apple has been granted a patent (quantity 9,953,088) for “crowd sourcing information to fulfill user requests.” Crow sourcing is the apply of acquiring information or enter into a role or undertaking by means of enlisting the services and products of numerous other people.

In the patent, Apple says that the facility of a virtual assistant machine (assume Siri) to produce ample responses to user requests is determined by the herbal language processing, wisdom base, and synthetic intelligence applied by means of the machine. At any time, a virtual assistant could also be restricted by means of its specific implementation, then again refined that implementation could also be, and fail to produce a ample reaction to a user’s request.

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A well-designed reaction process in the sort of scenario can give a boost to a user’s enjoy in interacting with the machine and save you the user’s lack of self assurance within the machine’s provider. Apple thinks higher implementation of crowd sourcing is the solution.

Per the patent, a user request is won from a cellular consumer software (an iPhone being the possibly candidate, or most likely and Apple Watch), the place the user request comprises no less than a speech enter and seeks an informational resolution or efficiency of a role. A failure to supply a ample reaction to the user request is detected. 

In reaction to detection of the failure, information related to the user request is crowd-sourced by means of querying one or extra crowd sourcing information resources. One or extra solutions are won from the group sourcing information resources, and the reaction to the user request is generated in response to no less than one of the one or extra solutions won from the one or extra crowd sourcing information resources.

Of route, Apple information for — and is granted — a lot of patents by means of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Many are for innovations that by no means see the sunshine of day. However, you by no means can inform which of them will materialize in an actual product.


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Author: Apple Glory

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