That is a Nuisance.
Microsoft is to buy Nuance Communications for $19.7bn in a bid to bolster its healthcare product line with AI conversational smarts. The deal, which will see Microsoft purchase Nuance for $56 per share (a 23 per cent premium on Friday's closing price), includes Nuance's net debt. The move is not entirely surprising. The …
"It looks like you're having a heart attack. Would you like help with that?"
Hmm, upon consideration, that could be pretty cool, especially if it dialed 911 for you. Unfortunately, it will probably be more like:
"It looks like you're having a heart attack. Would you like to order some nitroglycerin pills?"