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Interview: IBM Watson's creative director on Amazon Echo and how AI can save lives

Interview: IBM Watson's creative director on Amazon Echo and how AI can save lives

Jacob Kleinman

IBM Watson burst onto the scene in 2011 as a Jeopardy-playing computer and quickly became synonymous with artificial intelligence. Since then, AI has become a lot more commonplace thanks to the rise of digital assistants like Siri, Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant, but Watson is still chugging away in more ways than you might think, powering everything from cancer treatment software...