SogouRecently announced the unaudited third quarter financial report for 2018. The financial report shows that as of September 30, Sogou's total revenue exceeded 1.88 billion yuan, and non-GAAP net profit was 190 million yuan. The financial report also revealed that the Sogou mobile phone input method has a daily average voice request of 500 million times, ranking the country's largest voice application.
In terms of core business, Sogou search and Sogou input methods all grew steadily. Search continues to be the second largest search engine in China, and its revenue continues to grow at a faster rate than the industry average. The number of daily users of input methods exceeds 405 million, an increase of 32% from a year ago. By the end of September, Sogou mobile phone input method daily average voice With 500 million requests, it is still the largest voice application in China.
Sogou also continues to promote the application of AI technology in the industry. After the travel translation treasure and recording translation pen, in the third quarter, the Sogou translation treasure Pro was launched, providing online translation in 42 languages and offline translation in 4 languages, photo translation, and voice transcription.
Wang Xiaochuan, CEO of Sogou, said: "We continue to invest in the field of artificial intelligence with language as the core, and continue to put the technical results into search, input methods and intelligent hardware products, while enhancing the product while creating a better experience for users. Competitiveness."
(Article source: Yangcheng Evening News)