Google has unveiled artificial intelligence software that books appointments over the phone on behalf of users by conducting voice-based conversations on their behalf.
Chief executive Sundar Pichai said that Google Duplex would launch as an “experiment” over the coming weeks.
The facility was unveiled at the firm’s annual IO developers conference.
Experts have said that if it works it could give the firm a major advantage over rival virtual assistants.
Source: BBC Technology News
Date: May 9th, 2018
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