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What’s Under Wraps at Microsoft?

Well, for starters, some interesting apps in the news aggregation space, riding on its “Newsbot” product… When delivering a list of links to news stories about a particular topic, the newsbot generates a summary of the news itself, rather than simply providing the opening lines of the top story…next on the anvil is “contextual summaries,” so that when a person has read, for example, the first two stories in the list, the summary would contain only new information that the first two stories didn’t contain.