If the historical data used to train an AI system disadvantages certain minority groups, the system can be swayed to follow these patterns in its own decision-making process.
What's more, higher education holds the key to ensuring humans are equipped with the necessary skills to work alongside AI.
Google DeepMind software can diagnose eye conditions as well as human doctors – and the medical profession should welcome this.
There seems to be very limited high-level discourse about how South Africa plans to navigate this wave of technological advancement.
In this book extract, Iram Siraj explains how to help kids get a leg up in a digital world by teaching them communication and other essential 21st century skills young.
As artificial intelligence technology becomes more capable, it threatens more types of jobs – like lawyers, bureaucrats and managers. What social upheaval will happen if those people can't find work?
Rather than fret about how many jobs future technologies will destroy, we should focus on how to shape them so that they complement the workforce of tomorrow.