IBM's Watson is the closest we have to an AI lover
Wired Magazine asked our CEO, Martin McNulty to share his thoughts on artificial intelligence. You can read a short excerpt from Martin's piece below.
Conversation between man and machine is nothing new within the world of film, as anyone who recalls Hal from Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey will confirm. But Spike Jonze's new movie Her and the way the central character, played by Joaquin Phoenix, interacts with "OS1" -- a new operating system that promises artificial intelligence of the future -- shines fresh light on a topic that is becoming pertinent to our age.
Is Her the future of how we will engage with devices and discover information, or will key challenges restrict this direction of technological development?