Visual dialogue: Why we’re giving Alana eyes

What will become possible when conversational AI can ‘see’? Websites and social media are increasingly dominated by photos and videos, and many devices now have cameras that can ‘see’ the world around us. Imagine when virtual agents are able to

Companion AI: Building voice and vision technology for the blind and partially sighted

We ask Robin Spinks of the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to explain how the Alana AI companion will help people with sight loss to live the life they want to lead. Technology can be a fantastic enabler