Is 2012 The Year Of The Virtual Assistant? [Headlines]
Looking beyond Siri, will the next generation of 'assistants' look more like companions, able to help us with more than just task delegation?
Siri (and multiple copy-cats) introduced us to the world of virtual assistants, but what will the next generation of assistants look like? Andy Hickl of startup A.R.O. thinks they'll look more like personal companions- ‘assistants' who will go beyond helping us with tasks and will instead help us to lead better lives. TechCrunch