Be Polite to Your Robots

I learned this lesson from a two-year-old, actually. To be clear, her interaction was with Alexa, who is more of a tech-enabled virtual assistant than a robot. But whenever she asked Alexa a question, this two-year-old said “please,” and “thank … Read More

For Watson Jeopardy is Anything but Elementary

Answer: IBM is creating a machine personified by this name to compete on jeopardy!

Question: What is “Watson”? … Read More