Apple continues to build its Siri AI and digital assistant team, now with more focus on Natural Language Processing and deep learning.
After bringing on Google's AI chief, Apple's Siri hiring continues full force.
Apple may be hiring 161 engineers to give Siri some smarts, but Amazon is hiring almost 4 times that for its Alexa voice assistant.
Siri needs to catch up when it comes to AI smarts, so Apple is hiring 161 engineers to teach her some tricks. But is it enough?