The Top 5 Most Unethical AI Projects to Date

The Top 5 Most Unethical AI Projects to Date

AI has a lot of fantastic use cases. In fact, it really can help us out in so many interesting ways. However, its utility is largely down to what humans decide for it – and we can be total idiots. Let’s take a look at the 5 most unethical AI projects to...
Has the Age of Virtual Humans Arrived?

Has the Age of Virtual Humans Arrived?

Is your friendship circle ready for a virtual human? AI is getting better and better by the day, and as technological advancements are made it’s becoming increasingly popular. Still, it’s early days and we’ve yet to see the full potential of this exciting technology....
How AI Could Help Stop the Spread of the Coronavirus

How AI Could Help Stop the Spread of the Coronavirus

Wuhan Coronavirus, also known as 2019-nCoV490 deaths, 24 324 confirmed cases worldwideAI issued first outbreak alert on 31 December 201999% of the cases are in China, 97% of deaths are in Hubei province The death toll from the deadly coronavirus outbreak that began in...
AI and Machine Learning are Different: Here’s Why

AI and Machine Learning are Different: Here’s Why

“AI” and “Machine Learning” are often used interchangeably, but they’re technically two different things. They’re also largely used incorrectly, so it’s probably a good idea to define both. AI is typically understood as computers performing tasks associated with human...
How AI Weapons Could Cut Collateral Damage

How AI Weapons Could Cut Collateral Damage

The US, China, and Russia seem to be signalling that the time for AI in national security is now. With their militaries rolling out plans to move ahead with developing further applications of AI, and AI-driven, autonomous weapons, it’s time to address something pretty...
In the Fight Against Cancer, AI is Winning – sometimes

In the Fight Against Cancer, AI is Winning – sometimes

Researchers from Google, Northwestern University, the NHS, and Imperial College London have discovered that Google’s Deepmind AI outperforms radiologists in detecting breast cancer. The researchers trained the AI on thousands of mammograms, which resulted in the tech...