A futurist who focuses on education technology says artificial intelligence is slowly making human professors less vital to colleges and universities.
Streaming platforms have introduced to thousands of hyper-specific categories and genres that shape our tastes.
Artificial intelligence makes it possible to create a highly adaptable, module-based curriculum backed by a system that actively guides students’ choices based on their desired jobs.
Deepfake technology is a new concern. But since the beginning of photography, men have been taking and sexually exploiting women’s images without their consent.
Undergraduate programs are springing up across the US to meet the burgeoning demand for workers trained in big data. Yet many of the programs lack training in the ethical use of data science.
Hearing technologies combined with artificial intelligence can be used to enrich the learning environment.
Guy is happy living his life unaware that he is just a character in a grand simulation. Could we all be doing same?
New Zealanders are worried about autonomous weapons. But military alliances with the US and Australia, and potential economic gains from local robotics research, mean NZ won’t yet take a tough stand.
Lawyers were thought to be mostly immune from the coming AI revolution, but two legal experts explain why jobs that rely on human ingenuity can still be affected.
The Federal Court of Australia has made a world-first ruling in favour of granting a patent to an artificial intelligence. But what comes next?
The decision is supported by the government’s policy environment in recent years. This has aimed to increase innovation, and views technology as a way to achieve this.
The government’s ‘levelling up’ agenda seems to be taking no account of coming automation.
Ireland is the latest country to make the mistake of thinking that algorithms by themselves are the route to untold prosperity.
Digital assistants have been defaulted to having female voices because of how developers and coders view women’s labour.
Entrepreneurs can create entirely new ways of providing goods and services if they’re adequately trained to take advantage of technological advances.
Autonomous robots hold great promise for the agricultural sector, but it’s vital that the public gets a say in their creation.
As the use of virtual assistants like Siri and Alexa expand in homes and workplaces, designers are working to make voice exchanges more natural.
Through the act of suggesting some words and not others, the predictive text features in our devices change the way we think — and therefore shape our culture.
The algorithm has become a new way of capturing reality automatically, and it demands a heightened ethical engagement with photos.
Automated content moderation using algorithms are quick and cheaper. But, they’re not necessarily better than human beings. They are prone to errors and can impose bias in a systemic scale.