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Google's AI assistant apes the human voice

Latest update : 2018-05-11

By Dhananjay KHADILKAR , James CREEDON

Google’s new "Duplex" AI assistant was unveiled last week and can make appointments on your behalf with a remarkably human-sounding voice. We take a look at this and other AI innovations while also asking where such technology can pose concerns. Elsewhere in the show, we see how robots are more and more present in the restaurant industry. And we test out two French-designed speaker systems.