Artificial Intelligence News for November 30 2017

Artificial Intelligence (Arabic) CHEP midterm Q2 Tracing

Artificial Intelligence vs. Human Intelligence

Causation is always tough to tease apart from correlation, but we wager that spending so much time playing with artificial intelligence has only honed Kaplan’s human intelligence. In a recent interview with OZY, Kaplan talked about who’s gonna make bank, who might starve, how to promote equality without raising taxes and why, despite all the innovation, many of us still feel like we work too much. OZY: Your book delves into how artificial intelligence and automation will change, or are changing, the world. The static view is that it just puts people out of work. A lot of people can’t learn new skills and a lot of people may lose their jobs, and there will be fewer jobs available, temporarily. J.K.: What I’ve realized in writing the book is that the entire system is stacked in favor of wealthy people. I’m becoming more and more alarmed and disturbed as I realize that all kinds of profits and ways to profit through our policies are channeled to wealthy people. A company like Microsoft is owned by millions of people, directly or indirectly, so that when Microsoft does well, all those people benefit. We need to change the guide rails of how the economy works, change the rules so that our politics are linked to our social agenda. J.K.: What we think of as leisure today is very different from what people thought of as leisure in previous generations. Many people are really concerned about these issues, but for the most part, if you’re going to be part of this community, you shut up and go along. J.K.: I’m totally optimistic! I just don’t know how many people are going to starve before we get to nirvana.

4 pillars of artificial Intelligence in the car

Being able to speak to your devices and cars is an expectation. Just like humans, the car will be able to recognize you by your voice through voice biometrics technology, which is useful to distinguish you from your spouse, for example. So when you use your spouse’s car and say “Let’s drive to work,” the car will get you to your workplace, not your spouse’s workplace. Since the car, by definition, is moving from place to place, the contexts in which it operates change frequently. Each of these can provide additional information that will make your interaction with the car more meaningful. Context also includes sensor reading from the car itself, e.g. fuel level, crash avoidance sensors, or how many people are in the car. These ideas aren’t simply flashy; our research shows that users are excited about cars that can make this a reality. Here, you will start a dialog with your car where you can specify some core criteria of your request. Crucially, the system in your car will remember your choices, and take them into account the next time you are searching for something. Having the right information at the right time is also crucial when driving in your car. Smart Car Manual allows you to ask a wide range of information related to your car, such as, “How do I adjust the height of the steering wheel?” or “What is this yellow blinking light on my dashboard?” Especially when your car is new, or a rental, this functionality allows to quickly familiarize yourself with the vehicle. We’re not doing it for the sake of innovation; we’re building these intelligent car systems because even our user experience research says that drivers want it.

Artificial Intelligence

People, Spaces, Deliberation bloggers present exceptional campaign art from all over the world. Disruptive technologies are redefining the way of life. Everyone is buzzing about drones, driverless cars, autopilot planes, robots, and supply chains, starting from the entertainment industry, to agriculture and food sector, to private sector, to humanitarian and development fields. Drones delivering food, water, or health supplies, using off-grid power, innovative mobile apps, and other technological developments are all very exciting and unknown at the same time. How will drones impact the supply chains and service delivery in the future? What are the opportunities and risks associated with utilizing drones to deliver supplies? What is the role of technology in helping us reach Sustainable Development Goals? I can’t pretend I have answers to any of these questions, nor do I dare predict what our future may look like in 10,20,30 years. It sure is interesting to look at the recent technological developments and try to understand what their role may be in the future. That’s where the unlikely and innovative story of Zipline International Inc. and the Government of Rwanda comes in. Last fall the Government of Rwanda partnered with the California-based robotics company Zipline International Inc. and became the first country in the world to incorporate drone technology into its health care system by delivering blood and medical supplies to 21 hospitals across Rwanda’s Southern and Western provinces.