Technology Thanks to Bing and Microsoft Research: Microsoft launches new MSN Esports Hub

21:25  23 october  2020
21:25  23 october  2020 Source:   drwindows.de

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According to their own statement, the teams worked for several years to develop the necessary technologies for the project. Microsoft Bing primarily contributes the data to fill the calendar with upcoming esports events and to show the most relevant news from the esports scene in the news. The researchers at Microsoft Research have meanwhile developed new models with which the AI ​​can watch tens of thousands of streamers that are currently live in real time and list them on the site for fans. At the moment the largest platforms have been integrated with YouTube and Twitch, others such as Facebook Gaming are to follow. The teams are also working on improving the AI ​​even further.

If you want to take a look at the MSN Esports Hub, you will find it at of this point.

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