In the nearest future the smart gadgets would know more about a person, than his own family - Gartner

The Gartner has published a report «Predictions 2018: personal gadgets», emphasizing the role of artificial intelligence in the industry of personal devices. For example, according to the forecasts of analytics of the company, already in the year 2022 the gadgets would comprehend the necessities of a person better than his family members. Analytics specify that the principle of interaction between the person and technologies would change, and the recognition of emotions would play a crucial part in this breakthrough. «The systems of programming of emotions would enable the everyday objects to define, analyze, process and respond to the state of a person in order to comprehend better the context of the situation and to provide a deeply customised approach», - clarified the Head of scientific and research activities by Gartner Roberta Kozza. Considering the speed of development of this sphere of activities, Gartner predicts that already by the year 2022 different devices would understand the state of a person better than his family members or relatives. At the present moment this domain proceeds above all thanks to the personal assistants and other “smart” technologies, directed at communication with the person, but in the future the devices would modify the servicing of customers. “We already have the prototypes and the articles. Introduction of an emotional context by the means of behaviour habits would substantially improve the interaction between machines and a human – explained Roberta Kozza, - Apart from the Smartphones and the “Smart House” devices, the portable gadgets and the interconnected transport vehicles would collect, analyse and process by the sensors the mode of behaviour in order to adjust and to satisfy the requirements and the needs of a user”. Another domain of application of emotional artificial intelligence, specified by Gartner analytics, is the medical industry. The company’s research employees believe that already by the year 2021 one in ten owners of the medical devices, equipped with such kind of artificial intelligence, would change his mode of life for better, increasing the life expectancy by half a year or even more.
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