Mark Zuckerberg unveils 2016 plans for artificially intelligent butler

“It’s a different kind of rewarding to build things yourself, so this year my personal challenge is to do that,” Mark Zuckerberg has pledged. Photograph: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters Mark Zuckerberg wants to build an artificially intelligent assistant in 2016 to help run his home and assist him at work, the Facebook founder and chief executive said on Sunday. Zuckerberg, who commits to a new personal challenge every year, revealed his plan in a Facebook post. “You can think of it kind of like Jarvis in Iron Man,” Zuckerberg wrote, referring to an artificially intelligent butler who appears in the Marvel comic books and movies. Zuckerberg will start the project by exploring existing technology, he wrote. He will then begin teaching the technology to understand his voice so that it will…


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