I love cutting edge tech, there's no hiding it. Its why I work at Rush Digital.
Natural Language Processing and 'Cognitive Computing' is something that's always fascinated me and its exciting (albeit a little scary) what potential this brings. Its also surprising how receptive the public is to this 'conversation-interfacing' technology -- people have been trying to 'chat' with even Apple Siri since it first launched.
So what is cognitive computing and what does it mean for everyone else? IBM's video introduction to Watson does a great job to explain this.
IBM Watson is a technology platform that uses natural language processing and machine learning to reveal insights from large amounts of unstructured data. Learn how IBM Watson works and has similar thought processes to a human.