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Should Artificial Intelligence Be Regulated?

May 3, 2021

Should Artificial Intelligence Be Regulated?

Artificial Intelligence is rapidly taking over our daily lives. AI-driven algorithms have evolved from simple and niche tools to vast and comprehensive technologies that have already transformed the transportation industry and improved the way we detect and deal with mental health issues, among other advances. But some scientists and experts are raising important concerns over whether there ought to be a limit to how powerful AI becomes. They ask questions about how companies and governments use AI. And, more specifically, they want to know how these increasingly powerful technologies will affect us.
Artificial Intelligence Can Save Mom-and-Pop Businesses. Here’s How.

Mar 24, 2021

Artificial Intelligence Can Save Mom-and-Pop Businesses. Here’s How.

Small businesses are suffering. More than a quarter of small businesses in the United States remain closed. In New York City, an estimated one-third of small businesses may never reopen their doors. And in Los Angeles, 7,500 small businesses closed down last year — the largest number of closures in any U.S. metropolitan area.
Celebrating Women in AI

Mar 8, 2021

Celebrating Women in AI

In recognition of Women's History Month, AIandYou is proud to highlight some of the visionary women leaders working in artificial intelligence today. With their acumen, insight, empathy, and intelligence, these leaders are creating a more diverse and equitable AI ecosystem and, as a result, making a better world now and in the future. As ever, we salute and appreciate their contributions to the field.
Enlist AI to Provide Vaccinations for All

Feb 5, 2021

Enlist AI to Provide Vaccinations for All

The vaccine rollout, to date, has been anything but orderly. Each state sets its own parameters for eligibility and has to contend with limited supplies or limited storage. Vaccines are lost, go bad, or are administered to people in the wrong order — say, your healthy niece got one before your elderly father.
Facial Recognition and How it Works

Jan 14, 2021

Facial Recognition and How it Works

Facial recognition seems like the stuff of science fiction. Technology that’s capable of identifying a human face from a photograph or video and matching it from among hundreds of millions of other faces stored in a database of faces—if that doesn’t sound futuristic, we don’t know what does.
AI Trends in 2021 for You

Jan 7, 2021

AI Trends in 2021 for You

For years, AI technology has been spreading an astronomical rate — and 2021 won’t be an exception. As so much of the world moved online in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, AI made great strides to keep up. According to tech publications, there are a few AI trends we can expect to see more of this year. Here's a list to help explain how these trends will impact our lives in 2021.
Vaccine Prioritization, Artificial Intelligence, and Communities of Color: What You Need to Know

Dec 21, 2020

Vaccine Prioritization, Artificial Intelligence, and Communities of Color: What You Need to Know

Last week, Stanford Medicine issued an apology for releasing a vaccine prioritization list that included only seven medical residents and fellows. Stanford Medicine has more than 1,300 residents on staff, many of whom are routinely asked to treat Covid-19 patients.

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