With a heavy focus on intelligent connectivity, the recent OPPO INNO DAY in Shenzhen, China saw the release of its anticipated whitepaper; projecting a quarter of the 1.7 billion mobile handsets shipped globally will integrate 5G by 2023 and every two out of three smartphones will have prebuilt AI hardware and features by 2025.
Oracle Senior Vice President Japan and Asia Pacific Adrian Johnston shares how emerging tech will play a part in hospitality sector growth as APAC preps for a record high of almost 900 million international visitor arrivals by 2023; contributing to more than 42 per cent of all international air travellers by 2040.
As more than half of Singaporean businesses believe that AI will replace jobs, many are actively retraining employees to prepare for the age of automation. CEO and Founder of LivePerson Rob LoCascio says business leaders need to foster an ethical mindset so that AI does not become the tech that divides us.
Ericsson releases its 10 Hot Consumer Trends report 2019 this week, highlighting hardcore early adopters’ perceptions of new technologies. What has emerged are some interesting philosophical and practical considerations, most interestingly, the notion of mental obesity; with 34% of respondents expecting critical thinking to disappear due to the overuse of virtual assistants.