🧠 Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) helps doctors make better diagnoses, scientists create new materials, farmers grow crops more effectively and all of us driving cars - and millions of other applications. This topic also covers subsets of AI such as machine learning (ML), deep learning and neural networks.

Kent Olofsson 1 min read

🍌 AI reduces food waste in stores

An AI algorithm can keep track of when the price of items that are about to expire should be reduced, and by how much. This reducing wastage and increasing profits for stores.

Kent Olofsson 2 min read

🧠 Chatbot can detect early signs of Alzheimer's

The same AI model used for ChatGPT can now also analyze texts people write to see if a person has early-stage Alzheimer's.

Linn Winge 1 min read

πŸ€– BB - a beach-cleaning robot

BeachBot is a mobile beach cleaning robot which picks up cigarette butts from the sand and disposes them into safe bins. The robot uses an AI-detection algorithm to find the butts.

Mathias Sundin 5 min read

πŸ’‘ Optimist's Edge: AI is unleashing a massive wave of creativity

πŸ’‘ AI will unleash massive untapped creativity by us tools to create things that before only were available to professionals. This unleashed creativity will create millions of jobs and tons of human progress.

Linn Winge 1 min read

πŸ€– Robot collects rare minerals from the seafloor

A company has proven that sustainable ocean mining is possible with the world's first hovering robot.

Mathias Sundin 4 min read

🚘 Wake up! Self-driving cars are almost here

Negative headlines and pessimism are now trying to fool us that full self-driving is not happening anytime soon. That is wrong.

Ulrika Gerth 5 min read

πŸ’‘ Optimist's Edge: You can also be an artist – with the help of an AI

πŸ’‘ AI painting upends creative boundaries by empowering anyone to create art that previously required the skill of professional artists.

Linn Winge 1 min read

🌳 CTrees: A platform that calculates the carbon in every tree on Earth

A new startup has designed a platform that uses artificial intelligence to track exactly how much carbon every tree on the earth stores. This can help scientists determine the extent to which trees are helping the planet.

Kent Olofsson 2 min read

πŸ”₯ AI can halve the risk of forest fires

An AI can show where the risk of forest fires is greatest and which strategies work best to prevent the fires.