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Siri Ex-Product Lead Who Quietly Sold Another Startup's Assets To Apple Raises $1M For Unsilo, A Semantic Search Engine

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple’s acquisition of Siri in 2010 gave the company the technology it needed to build a voice-activated personal assistant for its iPhone and iPad devices. A year later, Mads Rydahl — one of the first employees at Siri as its director of product design — sold something else to Apple: a set of patents, nine in all, from a startup he founded before joining Siri. (Considering how closely the media monitors Apple news, that acquisition hasn’t been reported until now.) Today, Rydahl is working on a new startup: a semantic search engine called Unsilo, which is now preparing (IT news)