With all the talk of innovation and new technology is AI still the ultimate fascination, as CB insights have shown in this graph all the major players are placing the deck on AI.
Marcus Ash who oversees Cortana at microsoft stated: "When bots do their word in the background, they can feel a little bit like magic"
It may not be long before we all begin the day with....Hello, HAL
Nearly 60% of the AI companies that were acquired since 2011 had VC backing. There have been 5 major acquisitions already in 2016.