Artificial intelligence (AI) is growing up fast, which has penetrated human daily lives with so-called robots of machine-served solutions/service. AI has brought the potential power to enhance our abilities, to help us leverage the technology to accomplish even more complex tasks. When it comes to the time human has benefit form AI in every aspect of life across industries, we shall all ask ourselves what AI SHOULD DO.

We have seen how powerful AI can be nowadays and possibly in a future reality. It makes or lives convenient, fast, simple, and fun. It can even discover medical cures and treatments for diseases. 

For all that, the discussion about ethical problems that AI might impact society is getting public concerns recently. For example, an app using AI to ‘undress’ women has been taken offline recently due to a huge wave of criticism as well as numerous users.   (An AI app that “undressed” women shows how deepfakes harm the most vulnerable, MIT Technology Review. ) 

So, will it be exceedingly cool or extremely horrified? 

Technology is neutral. It’s our responsibility to make the world better with safe and trusted AI development for good, not for a malicious purpose. 

Uncle Ben, Spiderman Movie, Source: tenor

Responsible AI: Harness the power of AI in an ethical manner

To that end, tech giant, Google starts to address the issue of ethics in AI development. At Google AI program, they not only bring the benefits of AI to the society but also build responsible AI for everyone. They are creating rules and guidelines for developers in innovative applications design. The leading data consultancy firm PwC is also providing Responsible AI solutions to help businesses harness the power of AI in an ethical manner. 

iKala Human-Centered AI: Leverage AI to help solve business challenges

Look back to iKala, we put great emphasis that we use Human-Centered AI (HAI). Our inventions are aligned with human needs. We use the possibilities of AI trying to solve real-world problems. Our new service  Picaas, an outstanding AI image optimization tool that fixes the image violation issues that e-commerce businesses often face when using Google Shopping Ads. It helps the business reduce the cost and effort of manual editing images to meet the requirements of Google Shopping Ads. For the free online trial version, we strictly adhere to image copyrights. It prohibits users from uploading copyright-protected stock photos from Shutterstock, Getty Images, iStock, and PIXTA.

Picaas declines copyright-protected stock photos from Shutterstock, Getty Images, iStock, and PIXTA.

One of the missions assigned to AI is to help to accomplish time-and-effort consuming tasks so that people can dedicate more to creative endeavors. Picaas helps ad designers complete tedious and miscellaneous tasks in photo editing, even 400X faster. So that they can save most time for creativity. This is one of the positive effects of demonstrations of AI that could have made a contribution to human society.

UDN Shopping is the First in Taiwan to Use Picaas; Images violations for Shopping Ads are reduced by 90%, increasing website traffic by 19%.

 

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