Artificial intelligence and rapid changes Fitsum Endashaw A major technological advancement that we are witnessing in this era that will revolutionize how we will be living in the future is artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence is a part of computer science that deals with arming electronic devices like computers, cell phones, ...Read More »
Deep Learning: Friend or Foe?
By: Favour Nerrise According to Forbes magazine, “While ML [Machine Learning] is often described as a sub-discipline of AI, it’s better to think of it as the current state-of-the-art – it’s the field of AI which today is showing the most promise at providing tools that industry and society can ...Read More »
AI: Changing the World One Byte At A Time (Zach Eisner)
Due to our society’s exponentially increasing dependence on technology, we have found ourselves in uncharted territory when it comes to the amount of data we create and utilize. The advent of new technologies and increased access to these technologies has resulted in rates of data creation unlike anything seen before. ...Read More »
Welcome to the New Era of Artificial Intelligence (Abdullah Rashid)
By: Abdullah Rashid Technology has impacted the global society in many positive and negatives ways. Back in Industrial Revolution when the new technologies were introduced to the world, it helped ease the workload, but at the same time, negatively impacted the environment. Industries started to burn more fossil fuels that ...Read More »
How Easy Are We Replaced?
How Easy Are We Replaced? Written by Kirsten Ostrom Could AI technology complete your job in a more accurate, cost-effective, and efficient manner? This just one of the questions that arise when discussing AI as a new approaching technological innovation. In three years, AI will terminate 1.8 million jobs, but ...Read More »
Artificial Intelligence: Limitless Potential At What Cost? (Brandon Nguyen)
By: Brandon Nguyen One of the most upcoming technological innovations is the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with over 61% of businesses implementing it and a growth of 60% in just the past year (Bughin). It is the establishment of computers being able to conduct themselves without the contribution from ...Read More »
Driverless cars: Win-win?
The first innovation / disruptive technology I thought about when I read this prompt was driverless cars. Many businesses from Detroit to Silicon Valley have visions to unleash autonomous cars soon. For example, Google and GM have announced that they are developing autonomous vehicles. However, I am more interested on ...Read More »
Benefits and Consequences of Augmented Reality (Dhaval Shah)
Augmented Reality came to my mind when I was reading through the question. I see that this could potentially have significant benefits and consequences for the general society. Augmented reality is an interactive experience of a real-world environment where the objects that reside in the real-world are enhanced by computer-generated ...Read More »
Impact of Artificial Intelligence
By: Abhishek Velayudham Artificial intelligence is likely to disrupt many industries around the world and therefore, it’s important to make reasonable predictions so that we may be prepared. Although artificial intelligence is still in its infant stages, we are starting to see the impact already. The best way to analyze ...Read More »
Blockchain Technologies Upgrades Food Safety
According to the World Health Organization, about 600 million people worldwide suffer from food poisoning every year, and 420,000 people die from a result of food poisoning. When a food outbreak occurs, it’s difficult for food investigators to determine the source of where the outbreak is coming from since foods ...Read More »