Tag: Artificial Intelligence


Strange But True: Artificial Intelligence

Merriam-Webster defines artificial intelligence as “the capability of a machine to imitate intelligent human behavior.”  This term, which originated in 1956, represents a scientific field that is simultaneously fascinating and worrying. Researchers have made great strides in this field, enabling AI to have a role in music, entertainment, medicine, and […]


Siri, Alexa, and Cortana—What are they really?

Apple, Google, Amazon, and Microsoft have established themselves as tech giants of recent years. Over roughly the last ten years, all of these have been racing to produce the best smart devices—and not just phones. Lately, devices such as Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, and Microsoft’s Cortana have become increasingly popular. […]