Artificial Intelligence

Inside the house of the future

What if, in the future, most household chores were performed by a vast panel of connected objects, controlled by a universal digital assistant? Welcome to tomorrow's connected home. It is October 23, 2038, just before seven o'clock in the morning at 1770 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco. The Watson couple, Bobby...
Artificial Intelligence

Google Duplex Plants Flag on the Moon

I couldn't miss that. At the Google IO conference about a month ago, Google Duplex did quite the demonstration. They presented a machine that calls your hair salon to book you an appointment. Some were amazed, others skeptical, still others, afraid. What was I to take away from this show...
Artificial IntelligenceFuture of Work

Algorithm demystifiers, personal data brokers… what new jobs will AI create? (Part Two)

The development of robotics will (as we saw in Part One) create many jobs based on relationships between people and machines. These relationships will also raise unprecedented legal challenges, opening a new chapter in the history of law. At the same time, the multiplication of data and their processing by...