How AI Will Help Feed the World

If the predictions of the UN’s Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) are to be believed, the population of our blue planet is set to reach 9.2 billion by the year 2050. Currently, we are already touching the limits of available acreage for planting crops and breeding cattle. Estimates indicate that we only have as little […]

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How AI Is Delivering a Little Independence to the Visually Impaired

Most of us are lucky to have our sight and couldn’t imagine how we would cope without it. In Australia alone, there are more than 350,000 vision impaired citizens. Simple daily tasks, such as recognizing what is in the cupboard, or observing someone’s emotions, is either difficult or impossible.  But thanks to a group of […]

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The Return of the Corner Store – On Four Wheels

Retailers have it hard. In the cities, real-estate is expensive and suitable locations are difficult to find. In rural areas, it is difficult to justify the investment in a store for a dwindling population. Online retailing and having goods delivered directly to our front door, has been both part of the solution and simultaneously a […]

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