"“We are not pursuing A.I. to beat humans at games,” said Nadella, taking a subtle hit at competitors like Google and IBM, whose A.I. technologies got some attention for beating humans at the ancient Chinese board game Go and on the game show Jeopardy.Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Discusses Artificial Intelligence's Impact
Microsoft’s overarching goal is to “democratize A.I.,” which Nadella explained has something to do with analyzing the mountains of data produced by consumers and businesses and then presenting the findings to people who have far less free time than they used to have."
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Discusses Artificial Intelligence's Impact (Fortune)
Also see Democratizing AI: For every person and every organization (Microsoft News Center)