Researchers reveal ‘proactive’ AI that could mean the end of the awkward silence

AIs are unable to recognize awkward silence and can’t pull relevant contentResearchers found triggers like ‘errrr’ that indicate conversation stoppedUsed a ‘Bi-PageRank-HITS’ algorithm, that consists of popular webpages and program that is able to retrieve the relevant pages to the search queryBy Stacy Liberatore For Dailymail.com Published: 22:12, 19 April 2016 | Updated: 23:39, 19 April 2016 Automatic human-computer conversation is said to be one of the most difficult obstacles in artificial intelligence.To overcome this challenge, a team of Chinese researchers has developed ‘StalemateBreaker’, an AI that can proactively initiate conversation while it’s interacting with humans.The AI detects awkward silence by identifying triggers, and revives the conversation with unique ideas or suggestions relevant to the dialogue.Scroll down for video  To overcome this challenge, a team of Chinese researchers propose ‘StalemateBreaker’,…


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