At one end of the spectrum, experts paint a happy scenario of human beings and artificially intelligent machines coexisting in perfect harmony. On the other hand, they talk of an Orwellian dystopia of AI dominance over human intelligence and civilization.
The reason behind the move is an improved Zomato platform with Artificial Intelligence-driven bots and automation in resolving customer queries that have led to an overall reduction in direct order-related support queries, Zomato said.
Automation and globalisation will lead to expansion and profits in short and medium-run, but in the long run, they will create wealth in the hands of a few, thereby, widening the income gap and reducing the buying power.
The government announced that it will be skilling new India with new age skills like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things, Big Data, 3D Printing, Virtual Reality and Robotics, which are valued highly both in India and overseas.