Affective Computing: In-Depth Guide to Emotion AI [2020]

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Affective computing systems automatically identify emotions. Affective computing is also called emotion detection, emotion AI, artificial emotional intelligence or affective AI. Understand affective computing in detail:

What is affective computing?

Affective computing systems auto-recognize emotions. See a longer definition below:

Affective computing  is the development of systems that can recognize, interpret, process, and simulate human feelings and emotions.


It may seem strange that machines can do something that is so inherently human. However, there is growing research supporting the point that human emotions are recognizable using facial and verbal clues. Read more