Exactly four years ago our favorite A.I. cheerleaders at IBM unveiled their list of innovations that had the potential to change the way people work, live and interact during the next five years. And yes, these have all to do with cognitive computing.
This new generation of machines will learn, adapt, sense and begin to experience the world as it really is. This year’s predictions focus on one element of the new era, the ability of computers to mimic the human senses—in their own way, to see, smell, touch, taste and hear.