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Artificial intelligence (AI) is, in simple terms, the science of doing by computer the things that people can do. Over recent years, AI has advanced significantly: most of us now use smartphones that can recognize human speech, or have travelled through an airport immigration queue using image-recognition technology.
Connecting physical assets to digital networks is generating vast amounts of data, enabling the potential for unprecedented levels of insight, prediction and real-time control over production ability to track, measure and monitor in real-time also opens up new business models allowing for companies to offer almost anything as a serviceâ€.
This would be newer technologies that are commercialized in the market by some, maybe they are still getting their feet underneath them and have more grassroots activity and less commercial activity where the open source project is really the core focal point for the technology or collection of open source projects.
The progress of augmented reality will also accelerate the deployment of this technology, especially augmented reality in smartphones with a 3D camera that will visualize virtual furniture in his living room before ordering, or having tailored clothing thanks to the 3D camera of the smartphone.