According to the magazine Psychology Today, “Emotional intelligence is the ability to identify and manage your own emotions and the emotions of others. It is generally said to include three skills: emotional awareness; the ability to harness emotions and apply them to tasks like thinking and problem solving; and the ability to manage emotions, which includes regulating your own emotions and cheering up or calming down other people.” Effectively it is how people learn to interact with one another from their environment.
It’s now been roughly 20 years since that definition has been used to describe computers and artificial intelligence, but can computers actually replace humans for such mission-critical issues as determining what is or is not a security threat? While the knee-jerk reaction to this questions is “Of course. We’ve been using computer-based intelligence for years,” there are those who argue that 100 percent automation isn’t quite there yet.
This Special Report delves into questions related to hybrid AI and the crossroads of where AI can be used reasonably and what still needs to be done to avoid the dystopian "Westworld".