PE Daily, 5/15/18
Ma Yuchi, founder of Beijing-based artificial intelligence interactive systems developer Tricorn Technology (Trio.ai), recently announced that the company has completed RMB 110 mln in Series B funding from investors including Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn (2038.HK; 2354.TW), Beijing-based Hanfor Capital Management, China Minsheng Investment, and Guangju Technology Ventures (Xiamen Torch Group).
Trio.ai focuses on three main aspects of its core technologies, which are centered on semantic understanding:
1. Customizable chat bots;
2. Task-driven multi-round dialogue, including using generalizable statistical dialogue engines and fuzzy semantic recognition technologies to precisely meet users' information and service retrieval requirements;
3. Cross-domain control, including using dialogue-based interaction to move beyond passive responses to active recommendations.
Trio.ai's products are currently used by many of its partners in the smart customer service, smart mobile solutions, and smart hardware domains.
Trio.ai currently supports connections from more than 20 mln smart hardware devices and 2 mln children's devices. More than 200,000 new devices are added every day, and daily page views exceed 10 mln.
Editor's Note: For more information on this topic, please see AI Interactive Systems Developer 'Trio.ai' Wins RMB 50 Mln Series A, MD 3/02/17 issue.