More and more people are talking to machines – more specifically, virtual assistants or bots. It’s easy to do because you can often find them on your smartphone, computer or even a speaker in your house. Rob and Dan discuss how this is changing the way we interact with technology and the type of language we use.
This week’s question:
When was the first computer which could recognise speech, launched? Was it in:
Listen to the programme to find out the answer.