Less than a day after personal assistant service Cue announced plans to shut down, a new report points to Apple as the reason.
AppleInsider says the mobile service, which launched last June, was snapped up by Apple for a price as high as $35 million.
Seemingly confirming that a deal was made, an Apple spokesperson said it "buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans."
Cue did not respond to a request for comment.
Cue provided quick information panels, similar to Google Now, which were compiled from e-mail, … Read more