MEET YOUR NEW PERSONAL ASSISTANT
Programs that can learn how to accomplish tasks are already at play in the workplace, where they’re taking on an ever greater share of our most energy-sapping, mundane chores so we humans have more time for the important stuff.
That’s nowhere more evident that on mobile, where our smartphones are transforming into personal assistants. Soon, mobile productivity won’t just be about getting notifications, setting reminders, or scheduling meetings on the go.
Software powered by machine learning will help our devices understand how we operate, anticipate our needs, and pave the way for a more productive (and hopefully more pleasant) workday. Those little luxuries usually reserved for high-powered executives will soon be available to the rest of us. Here are three of them.