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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 date. ...

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

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 often cofused as the same, but they’re technically two different things. It’s probably a good idea we decided to define both.

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

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...

5 Scary AI Projects

Artificial Intelligence has the potential to revolutionize our world as we know it. Unfortunately, the future of AI is essentially what we (humanity) make it, and we’re into some pretty weird stuff. From cannibal Adam and Eve, to AI Kalashnikovs, let’s take a look at...

Would you trust AI with your mental health?

Mental health care is still inaccessible to many people around the world, so would you trust AI with your mental health? Read more here

The Problem with AI? It’s Probably Us

Artificial Intelligence isn’t quite as dangerous as a lot of people seem to think it is. It’s a relatively new technology, so there’s always going to be a level of misunderstanding surrounding it in the beginning, and many people think that AI is going to be the one...

For AI to Work, We Need Computers to Think Like Computers

A lot of people are very wary of artificial intelligence, and I think I know why. We’ve all been fed this rhetoric about AI and robot overlords (you gotta love science fiction), but that’s not the reality at all - at least not for now. Unfortunately for those people,...
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...

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...

5 Scary AI Projects

5 Scary AI Projects

Artificial Intelligence has the potential to revolutionize our world as we know it. Unfortunately, the future of AI is essentially what we (humanity) make it, and we’re into some pretty weird stuff. From cannibal Adam and Eve, to AI Kalashnikovs, let’s take a look at...

The Problem with AI? It’s Probably Us

The Problem with AI? It’s Probably Us

Artificial Intelligence isn’t quite as dangerous as a lot of people seem to think it is. It’s a relatively new technology, so there’s always going to be a level of misunderstanding surrounding it in the beginning, and many people think that AI is going to be the one...

For AI to Work, We Need Computers to Think Like Computers

For AI to Work, We Need Computers to Think Like Computers

A lot of people are very wary of artificial intelligence, and I think I know why. We’ve all been fed this rhetoric about AI and robot overlords (you gotta love science fiction), but that’s not the reality at all - at least not for now. Unfortunately for those people,...

AI Can Now Recognize Certain Smells

AI Can Now Recognize Certain Smells

Advancements in Artificial Intelligence are happening every single day, and in the latest news, researchers at Google have taught AI how to identify certain smells. Google researchers have been busy training neural AI networks with a new way of predicting how a...

How Airbnb is Using AI to your Benefit

How Airbnb is Using AI to your Benefit

Airbnb was founded in 2008, and has since grown into one of the biggest players in the global travel industry. It’s business model is unique, but simple: it’s an online marketplace that aims to connect travelers who are looking for accommodation with hosts around the...

Can AI Help You Make Better Decisions?

Can AI Help You Make Better Decisions?

The use of intelligent machines in problem solving is becoming a popular concept. There is so much hype about AI today that it is easy to assume that every field and industry requires machines to become more efficient. The recent introduction of Video Assistant...

Reddit Has Seriously Disturbed This AI Following An MIT Study

Reddit Has Seriously Disturbed This AI Following An MIT Study

An awkward incident has occurred in what could be termed as a limitation in the developing AI technology field. In this development, after being fed with murder images from Reddit, this AI now interprets all images as murder-related. Reddit has seriously disturbed...

Understanding The Three Different Types Of AI

Understanding The Three Different Types Of AI

It is usually intriguing to conceptualize the theories behind smart machines that constitute what we know as Artificial Intelligence (AI). Having machines execute tasks on their own is something that demands special attention that needs to be understood properly....

How To Stop AI From Eavesdropping

How To Stop AI From Eavesdropping

Today’s world is governed by information at different levels. Legal contracts, administrative management and even intimate relationships are sustained or slaughtered on the altar of privacy of information. With the role that electronic gadgets play in our lives today,...