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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!

Kind regards,

The SwissCognitive Team

Assessing Artificial Intelligence for Humanity

Assessing Artificial Intelligence for Humanity

technologyandsociety.org

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.

Using AI to Advance Healthcare

Using AI to Advance Healthcare

swisscognitive.ch

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.

Invaluable Societal Benefits Of AI

Invaluable Societal Benefits Of AI

becominghuman.ai

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.

AI for good  - promises, challenges, & solutions

AI for good - promises, challenges, & solutions

itu.int

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.

Most successful use-cases of AI for Businesses

Most successful use-cases of AI for Businesses

medium.com

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.

The Economics and Benefits of Artificial Intelligence

The Economics and Benefits of Artificial Intelligence

toptal.com

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.

Exciting use cases of Artificial Intelligence in four industry sectors

Exciting use cases of Artificial Intelligence in four industry sectors

blog.gemalto.com

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.

Applying artificial intelligence for social good

Applying artificial intelligence for social good

mckinsey.com

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.

Business benefits of artificial intelligence

Business benefits of artificial intelligence

neoteric.eu

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.