Cutting out the middleman entirely, the Chinese decided to replace their robotic newsreaders with AI versions of them. Could work.
After one AI-created artwork sold well above the original estimation at auction, the art world believed that this “children’s painting” was nothing more than a blatant rip-off.
The darkest neon corners of your suburb might soon be populated by AI controlled robo-strippers. Why? Because progress, that’s why.
Over in NZ, one company has decided to let an AI teacher educate our kids. With the future making us stay back after class, we have a series of questions.
While we live in the information age, not all of that information is good. Therefore, should we monitor what students search online? The US school system certainly thinks so.
The main problem we have with AI is that it is too smart. So, one startup has decided to go the other way with it. The idiots.
There’s a service on the internet that offers you a virtual partner, a chatbot that will always be there for you. Sadly, I discovered the future of dating is very much like the present.
It seems that AI no longer trusts us to follow a recipe, as a new algorithm will now predict and correct our awful cooking.
Most of us are waiting for the grave, so we’ll never have to speak to anyone again. Unfortunately, science believes that we’ll soon be able to speak to the dead via AI. Just let us rest.
The number of ultra-violent streams of Facebook has been able to grow because of the justifications we make. However, if we allow an AI to make the decision is that a solution?
Over in the US, they’ve created an AI that can identify internet trolls. However, if the AI excludes them from polite conversation, does that not cure the headache by chopping off the head?
The Royal Wedding is almost upon us. With so many faces expected to show, one broadcaster is using AI to fill in the gaps.
Chairman Wow. Google has just debuted their AI technology that they hope will be the personal assistants of tomorrow. The demonstrations will blow your tiny mind.
I’ll admit it. I feared the possibilities of AI, until I saw two of them hold a conversation. The only thing we should fear, is the dinner parties ruined in the future.
One General believes that the advancements in drone technology will move war out of our control, but one question remains.
When Sophia was granted Saudi Arabian citizenship, the world lost the plot. However, both our fear and outrage hinge on one flimsy fallacy. All we need is education.
The amount of revenue lost to advertising fraud are head spinning as is, but come 2022, it will grown into a self-sufficient industry.
After a recent study displayed the ability technology has to guess our sexual proclivity and political choices, I wonder if we’re too quick to automatically fear these advancements.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at the coming ad war, how AI turned hype into results and the equation to make the sale.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we look at the age of accountability, the AI awakening and ponder if it’s time to break up Google.
Finally, a glitch in the system. Someone let an AI organise dinner, and the results are not good.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at the five trends to watch in 2017, the successful company that moved its digital to AI and a reality check for those who love social media.