Several years ago, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, as a then Google employee, spoke about the perfect search engine that could anticipate your needs and which wouldn't require any keywords to deliver results. We're rapidly moving toward searchless content discovery with Siri, Google Now, IBM's Watson, Nuance's Nina, Expect Labs and other "intelligent assistants."
Artificial intelligence-powered intelligent assistants (or personal virtual assistants, if you prefer) don't entirely replace keywords in query boxes. However, they represent a successor technology and way to accomplish many of the thin [...]
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