• Spanish law firm Garrigues announced a Spanish-speaking artificially intelligent “robot” called “Proces@,” a tool capable of indexing and analysing the documents from courts or clients in almost any format (audio, video, text images, electronic documents, etc.).

 

  • Legal Marketers in particular should check out this post about AI CRM leader Salesforce (myEinstein) and relevant developments re the GDPR, and many other leading players.

 

 

  • Also from Artificial Lawyer, “A new cryptocurrency exchange, Cobinhood, is to offer legal review and underwriting for the Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) it provides to investors, in what it says will make it the ‘crypto Goldman Sachs‘ of the ICO ecosystem.”

 

  • Remember “Google Glass” (shown here) and Pokemon Go? In a slightly related move, the same Apple team that developed the augmented reality (AR) functionality of iPhone X is developing an AR headset. Bloomberg thinks this is important, and it may be introduced around 2020.

 

  • It’s Friday, so here’s an interesting thought piece by Katharine Dempsey from The Nation titled, “Democracy Needs a Reboot for the Age of Artificial Intelligence.” “Educating the public on the impacts of AI is an important challenge. … The objective must be to create wide-ranging interest and at least a basic orientation of the societal, ethical, and economic effects of artificial intelligence.”