Top 10 hot #AI technologies incl. Natural Language Generation and Robotic Process Automation

Great overview of how artificial intelligence is applied today. More areas will of course appear later, but this is an overview of what happens now.

Artificial Intelligence – ZEROS UNIVERSE

The market for artificial intelligence (AI) technologies is flourishing. Beyond the hype and the heightened media attention, the numerous startups…

Source: Artificial Intelligence – ZEROS UNIVERSE

“RE•WORK | Blog – 5 Reasons to Enter #AI Development in 2017”

Artificial intelligence is one of the most exciting scientific developments in human history. Only a decade ago, AI was a far-fetched fairy tale. Advancements in deep learning have propelled AI enthusiasts’ wildest dreams into reality. In fact, artificial intelligence is already a part of our everyday lives, whether it be in the form of your email app that learns what messages you frequently trash or the digital assistant tracking your speech patterns. AI is more than a passing fad or unfortunate bubble. It’s the future.

Source: RE•WORK | Blog – 5 Reasons to Enter AI Development in 2017

Tutoring, mentoring, grading, and more. How education can benefit from #AI

Interesting input on how schools can benefit from artificial intelligence, for example by letting the machines free time from the teachers.

Artificial Intelligence and Education – Data Science Central

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The development of artificial intelligence (AI) has had a huge influence on today’s society, as ongoing discussions evaluate the impacts of creating machines a…

Source: Artificial Intelligence and Education – Data Science Central

Robotics and Marketing: Prepare to use #AI, cause it is already here

Interesting reflections on how Marketing can be affected by artificial intelligence, including an overview.

The Robot Revolution: Why Marketers Should Prepare for the Rise of Artificial Intelligence

Confused about AI? Discover how artificial intelligence will transform the way you work, your marketing and sales strategy, and your customers’ shopping habits.

Source: The Robot Revolution: Why Marketers Should Prepare for the Rise of Artificial Intelligence

MIT’s new watch can tell if the person you talk to is happy or sad

This will probably be very common going forward. The technology will give us hints every day, so we can navigate the world better.

MIT CSAIL Made a Wearable That Knows How a Conversation’s Going | WIRED

It could be a boon for autistic people, or those who suffer from social anxiety.

Source: MIT CSAIL Made a Wearable That Knows How a Conversation’s Going | WIRED

#AI and health: Neural network now equal to doctors in setting eye diagnosis

A new neural network identified cases of congenital cataracts, the location of cataracts, and suggested treatment with very high accuracy for being an artificial intelligence.

Computer Diagnoses Cataracts as Well as Eye Doctors Can | News | Communications of the ACM

Identifying congenital cataracts.

Scientists at Sun Yat-Sen University in China are using a new artificial neural network to recognize and diagnose congenital cataracts as accurately as eye doctors.

Source: Computer Diagnoses Cataracts as Well as Eye Doctors Can | News | Communications of the ACM

#AI and the heart – a love story?

A robotic sleeve that keeps hearts pumping. How long will we live with mechanical hearts?

Soft Robots Can Keep a Pig’s Heart Pumping. Humans Are Next | WIRED

Medical advances are forcing humanity to reconsider what a robot even is in the first place—because more and more, the robots will become a part of us.

Source: Soft Robots Can Keep a Pig’s Heart Pumping. Humans Are Next | WIRED

Follow-up of the 23 Asilomar #AI guidelines, featuring Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking

Robots can be used for many things, war included.

Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking Warn of Artificial Intelligence Arms Race

The pair joined prominent researchers in pledging support for principles to protect mankind from machines.

Source: Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking Warn of Artificial Intelligence Arms Race

The #AI 100: 100 companies working with robotics, bots, healthcare, and more

Usually media only talks about IBM, Google, Microsoft, Tesla and others. Here are other companies that are making a difference.

The AI 100: Artificial Intelligence Startups That You Better Know

The 100 startups have raised $3.8B in aggregate funding across 263 deals since 2012.

Source: The AI 100: Artificial Intelligence Startups That You Better Know