Artificial intelligence(AI) is one of the most trendy topics in the global tech scene today. AI combines data and algorithms to make decisions and solve problems. In terms of aspiration, AI is supposed to model the human brain and how we think, feel and approach issues.
For many Africans, their first contact with a smartphone was a Transsion Holdings device. The company owns the Tecno, Infinix and Itel phone brands. Most of these devices are quite affordable (read cheap). One of Transsion’s oldest smartphones, the Tecno N3 released in 2012, retailed for just $81 or N12,956 ($1 equalled N159.95 in 2013). […]
Research shows that AI assistants are training people in language and cultural minorities to speak to them in a certain way.
I haven’t given much thought to where devices I’ve used in the past end up when it no longer serves its purpose. Until now.
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Moore’s Law remains a key factor in the progress of technology — both hardware and software.