Here are the points that have made artificial intelligence gain a lot of popularity:
Understanding and forecasting epidemics and pandemics and finding a cure
Understanding shifting consumer needs
Making virtual experiences more real
Going fully digital
Making way for robots to empower the human workforce
Smarter digital devices
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