AI assistants will outnumber all people on Earth by 2021, report says

According to research from Ovum, the install base for digital assistants will top 7.5 billion active devices by 2021, led by Google Assistant and Apple's Siri. [Read More]

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By the year 2021, there will be more AI-powered digital assistants installed on devices than there are people in the world, according to new research from Ovum.
Apple's Siri will take 13.1%, Amazon's Alexa will have 3.9%, and Microsoft's Cortana will round it out with 2.3%.
Despite the popularity of AI assistants in mobile, Ovum said in the press release that it expects a broadening of AI capabilities in other devices and services.
Expanding globally will also be a key challenge for AI digital assistant vendors, the report found.
The 3 big takeaways for TechRepublic readersBy 2021, the number of installed AI digital assistants will be larger than the number of people on Earth, according to Ovum research.

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