Behind the artificial intelligence personal assistants and concierges are actual people, reading e-mails and ordering Chipotle.
Because this wave of technology is distinguished by the ability to chat, writers for AI must focus on making the conversation feel natural. Designers for Amazon’s Alexa have built humanizing “hmms” and “ums” into her responses to questions. Apple’s Siri assistant is known for her wry jokes, as well as her ability to beatbox upon request.
Catalan financial group CaixaBank is the first company to try training the IBM Watson cognitive computing system in Spanish.
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Amazon made several very smart decisions early in the voice platform’s life that may make it a friendlier ecosystem for device makers.
I can understand the content of any photograph and I’ll try to describe it as well as any human. I’m still learning so I’ll hold onto your photo but no personal info.
In recent years, there has been an explosion of research and experiments that deal with Creativity and A.I. Almost every week, there is a…
There’s an interesting leading indicator of when a new industry is about to go mainstream: the limiting factor shifts from technology to design.
Most artificial intelligence researchers still discount the idea of an “intelligence explosion” that will outstrip human capabilities.
Tay was a social experiment that went badly awry. But that doesn’t amount to an indictment of A.I. None of the most important applications for A.I. that stand to reshape society work the way Tay does.