Virtual reality (VR) is a virtual environment that is created by computer-generated simulations. VR devices replicates the real-time environment into the virtual

How will the internet change 10 years from now (the year of this question is 2019)?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT), with Blockchain, Big Data and Advanced Analytics or Machine Learning, will transform the Internet, as AI Internet, Smart Internet, or i-Internet, global digital brain, neural interconnected networks.

The AI Internet is emerging now, blurring the lines between virtual and physical, changing the way we live, work, learn, and think, and impacting all our life, society, economy and industries, including agriculture, finance, education, healthcare, and government and defence.

Artificial Intelligence – Internet Society Digital Future Report

AI becomes a permanent feature in social media networks and online platforms, where algorithms are used to curate the online experience, to improve user experience over a social media platform, surveillance and compromise anonymity.

AI and automation will have online influence on human behaviour and decision-making.

Among the most visible internet changes, could be outlined

Impact of AI on the Internet economy: AI presents enormous opportunities to create new jobs, new industries and new ways of connecting.

AI recommendation engines, collecting your browser data and offering you exactly the information you’re interested in based on your browsing behavior. {this is how Facebook knows what you’ve been thinking, as YouTube and Amazon}. The Internet AI is fueled by user-submitted data — our clicks or non-clicks, likes, comments, shares and time spent on a webpage.

AI algorithms that can build websites, as examples are Wix ADI, Grid, and Firedrop; personalized Web, tailored to your desires and needs with headlines and content rewritten to appeal to your individual taste.

(Chinese content aggregator Toutiao uses NLP, computer vision with data analytic tools to bring users fully personalized news feeds, based on detailed analysis of preferences and behavior. The platform now has 120 million users daily and looks like it’s setting the standard for Web 3.0).

Automated Customer Service: machine learning and artificial intelligence will be able to understand customers better and provide a more personalized experience.

Smart Online Business or e-business: automated purchasing, supply chain management, marketing, sales, customer service, and business relationship.

Voice Search. Taking AI-powered online customer service a step further is the possibility to use your own voice. In recent time, we have seen more and more voice-powered AI assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri.

Artificial Intelligence for Writing and Content Creation

Content-Writing Robots:

  • Business reports
  • Hotel descriptions
  • Stock insights
  • Recaps for sports events

IoT devices, Smart homes, AR and VR combined with artificial eyes, ears, and other sensors will erase the line between digital and physical environments; online-merged-offline (OMO) world will enrich physical reality with the variety and endless opportunities of the AI Internet and its Smart Web.

We start seeing the AI Internet transition within 5 years.

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