Will.i.am’s Back With a New AI That Lives on Your Wrist—Or in Your Clothes

LOS ANGELES—Will.i.am sounds congested and subdued, his batteries running low after a high-octane appearance on The Ellen Show earlier that day. He’s longing for 2025, when an artificial intelligence will be able to tell him to take it easy.“Will, you sound like you are stuffy,” he says in the voice of this fictional AI. “What did you eat recently? Stay away from sweets because they are causing you more mucus. You should get some rest tonight. I’m going to cancel your appointments from 7 pm. I’ve already bought you some epsom salts from CVS. Go and pick them up.” “That’s what we aim to do with AneedA,” he says. AneedA is the next big thing from Will.i.am’s consumer technology brand i.am+, known for for bizarre flops like a $400 iPhone case…


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