What Next: TBD

Can A.I. Know What You’re Feeling?

A.I. that can read emotion is the next frontier in machine learning.


Episode Notes

Companies are developing and selling A.I. products intended to tell your boss or your teacher how you’re feeling.

Guest: Kate Kaye, reporter for Protocol.

Host: Lizzie O’Leary


About the Show

Every Friday and Sunday, Slate’s popular daily news podcast What Next brings you TBD, a clear-eyed look into the future. From fake news to fake meat, algorithms to augmented reality, Lizzie O’Leary is your guide to the tech industry and the world it’s creating for us to live in.

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  • Lizzie O’Leary is the host of What Next: TBD, Slate’s show about technology, power, and the future. Previously, she created and hosted Marketplace Weekend. She has reported for CNN, Bloomberg News, and the New York Times Magazine, among others. She is also a contributing writer at the Atlantic.