- Apple acquired San Francisco-based startup Pullstring.
- The company was formed by former Pixar executives and was valued at $160 million.
- The startup worked on desiging and publishing of voice-enabled apps.
Apple has acquired an AI voice assistant startup called Pullstring. The startup based out of San Francisco worked on the design and publishing of voice-enabled apps. The acquisition is seen as a move to Bolster Siri’s abilities to compete with Amazon’s Alexa and the Google Assistant.