Artificial Intelligence, it’s as small as your ‘smart’ wristwatch, and as big as an engineered race of robotic super-humans.
Imagine a world where you enter a retail store and are instantly identified by your mobile phone. Your preferences are immediately recognised.
For many of us, the very mention of Artificial Intelligence conjures up futuristic notions of SkyNet and cunning malevolent robots.
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