IBM has Something in its Front Pocket For You


The goal is that within the next few years the technology will be good enough to use as a type of Siri for mobile phones taking into account your GPS location to give exact answers to questions such like when farmers should plant their crops.

IBM is looking to harness the power of the Jeopardy Champion Artificial Intelligence Watson in your mobile phone.  If you aren’t familiar with IBM’s Watson it was trained to beat previous Jeopardy champions by using advanced machine learning techniques.  Effectively Watson gets smarter the more it is used.