IBM creates Watson-powered robot concierge for Hilton hotel

Roland Moore-Colyer
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'Connie' uses cognitive computing to answer questions

IBM has worked with the Hilton hotel chain to create a robotic concierge that uses Watson cognitive computing technology to provide information to guests. The machine is called Connie after the ...

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