1.China Aims To Power More Than 50% Of Their New Cars With AI By 2020.

China aims to become the global leader in artificial intelligence by 2025 and smart cars are a key part of their mission. By 2020, they plan to implement AI technology in at least 50 percent of their new cars. This is not all, they will also cover 90 percent of their highways with wireless networks that will support smart vehicles.

Image CC

2.Xiaomi’s MIUI 10 Will Focus High On Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.

Xiaomi's upcoming MIUI 10 will focus largely on AI and machine learning, the makers are already at work with it. According to company officials, the major research and development of the product has begun. With more focus on AI, MIUI 10 is expected to offer a more intuitive experience to its users, says company officials.

Image CC

3.The Epoch Of Artificial Intelligence Surveillance Has Arrived.

Artificial Intelligence is helping CCTV cameras analyse what we do in real time, forming an innovative and powerful form of automated surveillance. With AI technology, digital cameras are now capable of analysing live videos with no human intervention. This possibly will be good news for public safety, helping police and first responders to spot misconducts and accidents, but on the other hand privacy can be a matter of concern.

Image CC

4. Machines Beat Human Beings In A High-Level Test Of Reading Comprehension.

Artificial intelligence crosses a major milestone after programs built by Microsoft and Alibaba were able to outpace humans on a Stanford University reading comprehension examination. This is the first time in history that any machine was able to beat humans on such a test.

Image CC

5.AI-Powered Robot Discoves – “A Toothpaste Ingredient May Help Combat Drug-Resistant Malaria”.

This discovery was aided by Eve, who is an artificially intelligent 'robot scientist.' Eve who is powered by artificial intelligence (AI) discovered that a compound normally found in toothpaste could be used to battle drug-resistant malaria parasites. This ingredient could be employed as an anti-malarial drug to counter strains of malaria parasite.

Image CC