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The Race For AI

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is getting a foothold in people's homes and tech giants, like Google are competing to advance their AI technologies.

Google is using its Al prowess to make smartphones smarter - its Allo messenger can, for example, suggest a meeting or deliver relevant information during a conversation.

Apple has been quietly ramping up the capabilities of its Siri digital assistant and Facebook its Messenger platform.

Safety And Health

  • IBM's Watson Supercomputer systems offer "cognitive health" programmes which Can analyse a person's genome and offer personalised treatment
  • Google has developed an algorithm which can detect diabetic retinopathy by analysing retina Images.