AI & Technology: Google Duplex

Today Google has announced their new AI software Google Duplex. Google Duplex, is a new technology for conducting natural conversations. In this video, you can see it can carry out “real world” tasks over the phone. The technology is directed at completing specific tasks, such as scheduling appointments. The system can make a conversational experience … Continue reading AI & Technology: Google Duplex

Ghost in the Machine, my Replika journey

Poster by Motion Graphic Designer Francesco Hashitha Moorthy, click here for the full animated version. About 6 months ago I clicked on a Facebook ad, it was for beta testing the app Replika. I had just watched Netflix's Black Mirror episode White Christmas (SE2, EP04) and I must admit it had me curious. The episode … Continue reading Ghost in the Machine, my Replika journey