로봇신문사
> 뉴스 > 인공지능
Alibaba A. I. Labs Partners with Audi, Renault and Honda for Intelligent In-car ExperiencePartnership designed to provide rich array of voice-controlled information and services
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
승인 2019.06.12  02:07:26
트위터 페이스북 구글+ 밴드

Alibaba A.I. Labs, an AI research division of Alibaba Group, today announced at CES Asia partnerships with auto brands, including Audi, Renault and Honda to drive a smart mobility initiative in China.

Tmall Genie Auto, an Artificial Intelligence solution developed by Alibaba A.I. Labs, will be integrated into the automakers’ specific internet cars in China.

Owners of the three auto brands’ specific-model vehicles equipped with Tmall Genie Auto will have access to a wide variety of voice-controlled information and services in the near future; these include identifying nearby attractions and restaurants, booking movie tickets, ordering to-go boxes, checking the status of package deliveries, reading children’s books and ordering items on Alibaba’s retail platform.

In addition, car owners with a Tmall Genie-compatible device at home would be able to monitor and control their smart-home devices from their cars in the near future, performing daily tasks such as running a status check on temperature and light, or turning on the heater and air conditioning at home.

“By providing AI technologies, including speech-recognition and Natural Language Processing, Tmall Genie Auto enables car users to access an extensive in-car infotainment portfolio by tapping into Alibaba’s rich content and service ecosystem,” said Miffy Chen, General Manager at Alibaba A.I. Labs. “We are thrilled to partner with global distinguished auto brands such as Audi, Renault and Honda. Together, we can greatly enhance our in-car services and make driving experience more intelligent and interconnected.”

“We aim to extend in-car voice assistant services according to the demands and needs of our Chinese customers,” said H.W. Vassen, Senior Director of Digitalization and NEV Development at Audi China. “To do so, one of our next steps is to intensity the cooperation with Alibaba Tmall Genie.”

Guillaume SICARD, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Region China, Groupe Renault, commented: “The launch of the Renault City K-ZE Tmall Genie Edition allows consumers to experience a deeper connection between scenarios in their lives at home and their lives on the go. It is also a manifesto that DRAC and Tmall will continue to maintain profound cooperation on areas such as brand marketing, potential customer mining and sales network enablement, in order to achieve new breakthroughs.”

Hasegawa Yusuke, the Executive Vice President of Honda Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd, said: “The world’s mobility industries are currently undergoing a major transformation. Our mobility and daily lives will finally enter into the era of Internet for Everything, Honda has been actively embracing the trend of electrification and ICVs, and accelerating the advancement of the third-generation Honda CONNECT system which includes the Smart AI function. We look forward to working with Alibaba A.I. Labs on creative initiatives by leveraging the AI technology and Alibaba’s diverse ecosystem services.”

During CES Asia, Alibaba’s B2C marketplace Tmall also announced its tie-up with Renault to roll out an electric car featuring Tmall’s iconic cat logo on the vehicle’s exterior design. The Renault City K-ZE genie edition, also integrated with Tmall Genie Auto, will be on sale in China later this year.

Tmall Genie is the bestselling smart speaker in China. Today it can control over 100 million devices from over 600 smart appliance brands, offering its Internet of Things ecosystem capabilities to various sectors and user environments from home, car, hotels to nursing homes.

Alibaba A.I. Labs spearheads consumer AI product development at Alibaba Group. Since the launch of Tmall Genie Auto solution last April, Alibaba A.I. Labs has also partnered with auto brands including BMW and Volvo Cars to provide intelligent and connected mobility experiences for consumers in China.

정원영  robot3@irobotnews.com
정원영의 다른기사 보기  
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
트위터 페이스북 구글+ 밴드 뒤로가기 위로가기
이 기사에 대한 댓글 이야기 (0)
자동등록방지용 코드를 입력하세요!   
확인
- 200자까지 쓰실 수 있습니다. (현재 0 byte / 최대 400byte)
- 욕설등 인신공격성 글은 삭제 합니다. [운영원칙]
이 기사에 대한 댓글 이야기 (0)
최근인기기사
1
2018년도 정부R&D 예산 총 19조 7759억원 집행
2
티앤알바이오팹에 산업부 정승일 차관 방문
3
네이버랩스, 미래 도시 비전 'A-시티' 제시
4
중국 난징대, 보안 뛰어난 양자 드론 개발
5
인공지능, 할리우드 영화 키스 장면을 학습하다
6
中 광저우,'마약 퇴치' 로봇 운영
7
'6.18' 쇼핑절기에 주목받은 징둥닷컴 배송로봇
8
NASA 로봇, ISS 내부를 처음으로 유영하다
9
SK텔레콤-LG전자, 5G 클라우드 로봇 개발 추진
10
'링크다인 로보틱스', 미국 NSF 'SBIR 프로그램'에 선정돼
로봇신문 소개기사제보광고문의불편신고개인정보취급방침이메일무단수집거부청소년보호정책    *국제표준간행물번호 ISSN 2636-0381 *본지는 인터넷신문위원회 자율심의 준수 서약사입니다
08298) 서울 구로구 공원로 41(구로동, 현대파크빌 427호)  |  대표전화 : 02)867-6200  |  팩스 : 02)867-6203
등록번호 : 서울 아 02659  |  등록일자 : 2013.5.21  |  발행인·편집인 : 조규남  |  청소년보호책임자 : 박경일
Copyright © 2013 로봇신문사. All rights reserved. mail to editor@irobotnews.com