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True AI will be the last invention of the human brain and once invented it will invent everything else

Virtual Assistants in 2019: Don’t Send an AI to Do a Human’s Job (Yet!)


There are many areas where AI is being deployed with increasing success. Smart chatbots are arguably one of the biggest success stories in AI development in recent years. While other areas like medical diagnostics show a lot of potential for future development, modern chatbots are ready to interact effectively with humans right now. This has …

Why Netflix’s Maniac Is NOT the Future of AI & Mental Health


By and large, TV shows tend to be formulaic and genre-driven. It is very rare to come across a series that breaks the mold so successfully that it simply defies genre classification. Thankfully, Netflix’s latest series is just that, straddling the genres of drama, Sci-Fi, black comedy, and more. Mental health is a central theme …

The Real Future of Chatbots Is Less About “Smarts” and More About “Feels”


The AI behind chatbots and personal assistants like Siri and Alexa have come a long way in a matter of years. It’s scary how effective they have become at getting a lot of things done for us, be it checking the weather, booking tickets, finding stuff online, and more. But all these assistants and chatbots …

Five Evolutionary Trends That Will Change AI Deployment in 2019


2018 held many positives for AI research and development, along with a few low points as well. More and more businesses are embracing AI to improve their processes, while the consumer market is also seeing a lot of AI-powered devices, especially in the domain of the IoT. While the concept of AI has garnered mainstream …

Generation Mute: The Reason Why Chatbots Are Essential for Digital Marketing in 2019


Each generation in the modern era gets its name from a defining characteristic. For example, the Silent Generation were those who didn’t speak up or protest much, especially in the 1950s.  The Baby Boomers got the name because, well, their parents were busy making babies! Now we have a generation defined by the way they …

From Running Robots to Thinking AI: How Cognitive Robotics will Affect our Future


The bulk of robots in use across the world today are Industrial Robots. They are automated machines programmed to perform repetitive tasks, without high levels of intelligence or cognition. Moreover, they look nothing like the humanoid robots we see on movies because they don’t have to. There was no economic incentive in creating robot workers …