One of the fathers of SIRI told this year’s online Asian Financial Forum that the degree of ‘intelligence’ in AI is often misunderstood.
29 January 2021
Apple’s smart voice assistant SIRI puts a human voice, if not a face, to artificial intelligence (AI) for many people, but one of the fathers of SIRI believes that AI, as widely understood, does not exist.More
The COVID-19 pandemic has fast-tracked efforts to let patients safely monitor their health at home.
08 January 2021
Across the world authorities have imposed social-distancing restrictions and even lockdowns to reduce people’s chances of catching COVID-19 from a carrier they meet by chance in a workplace, restaurant or any other public area.More
E-commerce could smooth the path to Brazil, a distant but massive market.
24 December 2020
Brazil is a distant market for Hong Kong exporters in terms of geography but the southern giant’s size, rapid growth and demand for key items such as electronics make the country an attractive option.More
COVID-19 and the broad digitalisation trend in all forms of business accelerate the move to online retail.
18 December 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions on movement and gatherings has an upside for several industries, especially e-commerce, delegates to the fourth Asian E-tailing Summit heard. Mobile e-commerce has grown particularly strongly in Asia, with Mainland China taking the lead.More
Hong Kong’s annual festival of creativity goes online.
04 December 2020
Everything made by humans on all scales – from the paper clip on your desk to the global Internet – has been designed by individuals or teams who balance function, form and utility to create useful products and services.More