Dear Cognitive RoundUp Readers,
Every week SwissCognitive - The Global AI Hub - selects 9 articles from the Artificial Intelligence Universe to share with our community.
With the start of December and the Festive Season, this Sunday we highlight the most outstanding benefits that Artificial Intelligence offers to the human kind, varying from societal and healthcare benefits to incredible business & economical impacts - all to the advantage of humanity on global level.
Wishing you a great start into the last month of 2019!
The SwissCognitive Team
Using AI, humans can potentially solve some of our most challenging practical problems, and at the same time provide labor to replace humans at boring jobs. AI also can reach levels of intelligence never before attainable for humanity.
While AI is still in its early stages, the biotech industry is already leveraging AI tools to accelerate drug discovery, advance health research, manage a flood of data, understand the human body, and support innovation.
We should always remember that when there’re challenges, there’re some good opportunities too. And we can’t afford to look at AI with skeptical eyes. Rather, we’ve to understand the benefits it has already offered to our society.
The development and adoption of international standards, and the availability of open-source software, will provide a common language that will facilitate the development of AI applications. This can help to bring the benefits of AI advances to the entire world, while mitigating its negative effects.
AI has been contributing to the businesses in many ways. And the best part of this technology is that it improves with age. It’s not an overstatement to say that Artificial Intelligence is going to serve every philanthropy in near future.
New technologies bring monumental shifts in the way we do things, but the invention of the plow did not eliminate the need for the human mind and qualities. As with all technological revolutions, the advent of AI will be utilized to help humankind reach a new paradigm, not to replace it.
Although there is still a long way to go, there already are a variety of use cases where machine learning algorithms are being deployed to improve different aspects of our daily lives. In this article, four industries are highlighted that are reaping the rewards of using AI and what this might mean for the future.
Artificial intelligence has the potential to help tackle some of the world’s most challenging social problems. AI is already being applied in many industries - ranging from diagnosing cancer to helping blind people navigate their surroundings, identifying victims of online sexual exploitation, and aiding disaster-relief efforts.
AI can improve customer service with the use of chatbots, increase revenue by identifying and maximizing sales opportunities, predict product demand, classify customers, predict customer behavior, detect fraudulent credit card transactions, detect malware, help diagnose patients… The list goes on.