For all the ongoing discussion about AI stealing our jobs – it’s already very much here.
In particular, AI is prevalent on the computers in our pockets, our phones. 72% of US smartphone users now use 6 apps daily – and AI has well and truly infiltrated them – with voice assistant and chatbot technology being seamlessly overlaid onto our most used apps.
It’s now paying our car tax and booking our plane tickets. A child born today is essentially AI-native, interacting with Amazon Alexa and apps such as Hello Barbie.
Individuals today are increasingly starved for time, and the technology that is creeping into our everyday routines is designed to directly alleviate this pressure. Read more