Month: August 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: With RM3.4 billion (US$800 million) fund to fuel artificial intelligence (AI) innovation, Skymind Holdings Bhd (Skymind) intends to do its part in transforming Malaysia into an ‘AI nation’. Skymind vice president for growth division Rafe Azsnal said AI is set to fundamentally revolutionise almost all aspects of daily life, citing various key expert […]

EVEN though she has been in the tech industry for more than 30 years, Datuk Yasmin Mahmood still possesses the passion and enthusiasm of a young start-up, always eager to put on the table innovative ideas that could change the industry. This time, she has come out of semi-retirement to pursue her passion, which is […]

Artificial intelligence (AI) — the art of using algorithm in making decisions — has now made a court appearance in Malaysia with a bang. Not as a defendant — it would have been a novel case had it been so — but as an aid to help the magistrate with sentencing. Will AI stop there? […]

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian consumers willing to allow banks to share data for Open Banking-based services – but privacy objections must be overcome for wide adoption. New research from Unisys Corporation into Malaysia’s banking industry revealed that domestic consumers are willing to embrace new bank services based on emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and […]

A search on the Internet on artificial intelligence (AI) produces various results. But in general, the term AI refers to the simulation of human intelligence processes by computer systems. Recognising AI’s capacity to influence both business and social settings via innovative solutions, several universities in Malaysia have focused on producing a diverse range of AI-related […]