Monday, 24 September 2012
AT&T Bets on Innovation
But, WHERE will they get the data FROM ? AT&T Bets that an Ecosystem Will Innovate and help to create an app that allows deaf people to use smartphones, entrepreneur Kunal Batra needed software that could turn speech into text. There was no way his startup, General Machines, would want to develop such complicated software from scratch.
Batra's decision counts as a small victory for AT&T, which is aggressively seeking outside help in managing what it calls "one of the largest, fastest" waves of technological change ever: the rise of the mobile Internet.