Legacy Media Hub Issue 86

Welcome to this week’s Legacy Media Hub Newsletter, your ultimate source for the most relevant technology news, insights, and career information in the ever-evolving business landscape, helping you stay in the loop!

In this issue:

  • 5G and the AI Arms Race: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Next-Gen Networks
  • Digital Inclusions And Digital Empowerment: Meaningful Access with DR Melissa Sassi
  • OpenAI launches a free ChatGPT app for iOS (only available in the USA for now)

5G and the AI Arms Race: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Next-Gen Networks

Former Head of Sony Europe, Expert in Digital Transformation, AI, 5G, robotics, & EU Digital Ambassador Nicolas Babin digs into this subject with Nathaniel Schooler, as they dive into the world of disruptive technology in this exciting interview.

In this 30-minute podcast episode, we discussed the AI arms race and the impact of 5G on technology and society. The conversation covers the evolution of AI technology, the potential risks and benefits of AI and 5G integration, and the role of AI in digital transformation.

Media Not Displaying get it here: https://youtu.be/jN4bmpkEMRk

The AI Arms Race with 5G

The AI arms race with 5G refers to the competition amongst countries, companies, and organizations to develop and deploy advanced AI technologies using 5G networks. With the 5G network allowing for the transfer of massive amounts of data with less latency, there is a growing interest in the potential risks associated with these emerging technologies. The integration of AI and 5G networks poses significant cybersecurity risks, as countries may develop advanced AI-driven cyber warfare capabilities. However, there are privacy-preserving AI technologies that can mitigate these risks, and open-source AI tools can be used for both hacking and protection against cyberattacks.

Autonomous Vehicles and the Power of AI

Autonomous vehicles are becoming more prevalent and can leverage the low latency and high bandwidth of 5G to communicate with other vehicles in real-time. AI algorithms in the cloud can enhance navigation and decision-making capabilities, with the combination of 5G and AI enabling more powerful AI through faster communication and more efficient data management. The arms race in the context of 5G is all about optimizing the power of AI for various applications such as autonomous vehicles, smart cities, and the Internet of Things.

Addressing the Digital Divide

The digital divide remains a major concern, with Billions of people lacking access to the internet and experiencing a knowledge and opportunity divide. However, efforts are being made to address this issue, such as Elon Musk’s initiatives to provide internet access to underprivileged areas. The shift towards edge computing is also giving more power to AI applications that require real-time analysis, which is important for autonomous systems, industrial automation, robotics, and augmented reality. The development of AI algorithms optimized for edge computing environments is becoming an arms race in the context of 5G.

Combatting Disinformation with AI and Edge Computing

Disinformation is a pressing concern, and advances in edge computing and AI systems can help detect and alert people about fake news more quickly. Social platforms need to improve their alerting capabilities and users should verify sources and do research to ensure accuracy. The importance of human augmentation in the use of AI and technology is emphasized, as it can save time and improve efficiency. The EU commission’s work on cybersecurity and the AI act is also highlighted as noteworthy in this area.

In conclusion, the integration of AI and 5G presents both risks and benefits, and it is essential to balance them in a way that ensures security and privacy while promoting technological advancement. With the rapid progression of technology, it is crucial to focus on leveraging its benefits while minimizing risks and using technology for good.

Digital Inclusions And Digital Empowerment: Meaningful Access with DR Melissa Sassi

In this podcast episode, Dr. Melissa Sassi discusses the urgent need for digital inclusion and empowerment, emphasizing that meaningful access to the internet involves more than just affordability. With 2.7 billion people worldwide still lacking internet access, Dr. Sassi shares five ways to increase meaningful internet access, which can lead to economic development and growth, particularly in underserved and underrepresented communities.

The Digital Divide and Its Impact

The digital divide is a complex issue that affects many aspects of people’s lives, including access to information, education, and political voice. The COVID-19 pandemic further highlighted the need for internet access and device availability for students to continue their education. Digital literacy and access to the internet are now considered human rights, as they are essential for personal wellbeing, job applications, government benefit access, and online protection. The digital divide also affects the unbanked population and those without proper identification. Governments can help bridge the gap by providing access to technology and even becoming banks themselves. The challenge lies in moving beyond access to outcomes, which include making money, improving lives, and having a political and social voice.

Media Not Displaying get it here: https://youtu.be/hypd_7wMSCY

Artificial Intelligence and the Digital Divide

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing the digital divide by enabling those who embrace AI technologies, such as chat GPT, to become more productive, sometimes by over 50%. However, this rapid change may create an underclass of people who are left behind due to their closed-mindedness or inability to embrace AI. AI is seen as a double click on the digital divide, with its own risks and benefits. Concerns around trust, transparency, and understanding what goes into AI-generated algorithms need to be addressed. Additionally, there is a gender divide in tech, where unconscious bias can impact algorithm creation. Inclusive tech can drive outcomes that make sense for all users.

Five Ways to Increase Meaningful Access to the Internet

Dr. Melissa Sassy discusses five ways to increase meaningful access to the internet. First, governments must ensure that they have the right policy frameworks in place to enable the right technologies. Second, mobile operators, internet service providers, and satellite companies must implement the right affordability metrics. Third, people need to have access to skills, which may require proactively seeking them out. Fourth, individuals must focus on outcomes and understand the role that technology can play in changing their lives and the lives of those around them. Finally, people should not just think about having a mobile phone but also be aware of programs and apps that can help with productivity and enable the creation of new things. By following these five ways, individuals can increase their meaningful access to the internet and empower themselves to take control of their future.

In conclusion, closing the digital divide is an urgent and complex issue that requires a multifaceted approach. By addressing policy frameworks, affordability, skills, outcomes, and embracing AI and inclusive technology, society can work towards ensuring that all individuals have meaningful access to the internet and the opportunities it provides.

Media Not Displaying get it here: https://youtu.be/hypd_7wMSCY

Listen to the end to get the 5 ways to Increase “Meaningful” Access to the Internet.

We discussed:

How to Make sure everyone has access to the Internet: steps to digital inclusion

The Digital Divide: What You Need to Know

How artificial intelligence is changing the digital divide.

OpenAI launches a free ChatGPT app for iOS

OpenAI on Thursday announced the launch of a free ChatGPT app for iOS users in the United States, with plans to roll out to other countries soon.

The launch comes six months after OpenAI first released ChatGPT online to the public. The release quickly sparked a new AI arms race in the tech industry to develop and deploy tools that can generate compelling written work and images in response to user prompts.

It also comes the same week that OpenAI CEO Sam Altman testified before Congress on the risks that AI may pose to society, describing the technology’s current boom as a potential “printing press moment” but one that required safeguards.

The new ChatGPT app has the same capabilities as the web version of the viral chatbot tool, and could help build on its popularity. With the app, users will also be able to send voice prompts through their phone’s microphone, rather than just typing them. Users can also sync their history across devices.

Those who pay $20 a month to subscribe to ChatGPT Plus will get extra benefits on the app, including access to GPT-4 capabilities, the next-generation version of the technology underpinning the tool. Cnn

Influential Visions Podcast Technology Focused YouTube Channel Is Full Steam Ahead

To support Influential Visions Podcast and our community our Technology Focused YouTube Channel Is Full Steam Ahead, considering all the latest developments and disruptive technologies such as Chat GPT and other disruptions we thought that relaunching this channel was extremely important. And in the coming weeks we will be interviewing many more experts to discuss the current technology disruptions; what is coming next and how to stay one step ahead in their businesses and careers.

Next week we will have more content for you to absorb on our YouTube channel. We already have over 100 videos for your continued professional development – covering extremely relevant topics.

Next week we will be uploading much more…

Visit our YouTube channel to make sure you are notified of relevant videos.

Thanks for reading and listening!

Elevate your tech brand with Legacy Media Hub. Harness the power of our precision-targeted social media strategies and dynamic video interviews tailored specifically for key decision-makers in your industry. Leverage our robust account-based marketing to connect directly with those who matter most. Don’t just reach audiences – connect with individuals. Connect with Nathaniel today to spearhead this pivotal partnership. Your tech brand’s future starts here – act now! 🌐🤝🔦

Kim-Adele Randall, Nathaniel, Lisa Briercliffe, and the Team

🎬 Enjoyed our content? Don’t forget to share this with your friends and business connections.

Post first appeared here.

Leave a comment