Gen Z and the Fate of AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Which gen are you? Maybe you are a Baby Boomer, having been born sometime around 1946 to 1964, and having grown-up during a time when there has generally been good prosperity in the United States. In the news,…

China’s Leaders Seen Moving Towards More International Cooperation on AI – AI Trends

China might be at loggerheads with the United States over trade, but it is calling for a friendlier approach to the development of artificial intelligence. Speaking at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai recently, China’s vice premier, Liu He, said that AI would depend heavily on…

AI Making Gradual Advance into Pharmaceutical/Biotech Industry – AI Trends

Construction in Kendall Square, Cambridge, Mass., which has been called the “epicenter of the biotech world.” The healthcare industry is not immune to software and technological advancements. In fact, the use of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) has gradually begun to revolutionize research activities…

State, Federal Government Pursuing AI to Reshape Citizen Experience

Over the last 20 years, the ongoing digital revolution has brought massive changes to the way most of us work and live. Artificial Intelligence (AI) will offer even faster and deeper change. Forward-looking government leaders are acting now to prepare public sector organizations to fulfill…

DarwinAI Emerges from Stealth with Design, Optimization and Explainability Platform for Deep Learning – AI Trends

DarwinAI, a Waterloo, Canada startup creating next generation technologies for Artificial Intelligence development, has announced it is emerging out of stealth with $3M in seed funding — co-led by Obvious Ventures and iNovia Capital, and angels from the highly respected Creative Destruction Lab accelerator in…

Opening the AI Black Box with Explainable AI

People are calling upon AI to make life-or-death decisions. In such situations, explainability is absolutely critical. It’s no surprise, therefore, that the US Department of Defense (DoD) is investing in Explainable AI (XAI). “Explainable AI—especially explainable machine learning—will be essential if future warfighters are to…

Major Opportunities and Challenges for AI in Healthcare – AI Trends

Scientists consider that AI will revolutionize our world exactly the way electricity did a century ago. The integration of AI technology in Medical and Healthcare is a major leap forward. Although Healthcare and Medical AI will add extensively to the development and emergence of swift…

Nine of the Smartest Factories in the World for IIoT Identified by World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released a list of nine of the world’s smartest factories when it comes to adopting industrial IoT (IIoT) technologies. These ‘lighthouse’ facilities, as they are called by the WEF, have been selected from an initial list of some 1,000 manufacturing companies,…

Here Are 14 Pioneering AI Companies to Watch – AI Trends

Although established companies are investing heavily into AI, many fairly new organisations are securing funding and focusing on products that could be truly revolutionary. Here are some companies to keep an eye on. SenseTime Although SenseTime Group isn’t a household name, it may soon be, as the…