By John Moltz
March 10, 2023 2:00 PM PT
This Week in Apple: Stumbling into the future
Technology marches ever forward, even if it does stumble drunkenly from side to side, as it sometimes does. This week Apple contemplates its AI strategy, sets a ship date for its classical music app, and makes plans for new Macs. Reportedly.
Begun, the AI war has
Look out, Siri, because according to DigiTimes, Apple is going to re-examine its AI strategy.
It’s fine to reexamine your strategies at any time, and there are certainly some effective applications for AI, but given the current state of “AI” (which is really more machine learning than true “artificial intelligence”), this is an area where Apple should feel free to take its time.
Why? Well, let’s just pull a quote from thatMacRumors piece:
…companies like Apple, Meta, and Amazon… are purportedly making efforts to ensure Microsoft does not maintain its lead in AI.
Its what with the whatnow? Are we talking about the same AI?…