Artificial Intelligence Journalism and Media Digital Soft-Skills

By: Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher  The Artificial Intelligence Journalism era offers humanity new opportunities and challenges to build and adapt new skills. Whilst, the hard skills have been mastered, there is an imperative for Media Communicators to acquire and practice “digitization of soft skills”. These digital soft-skills enable communicator to leverage

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Signing the first book on “Artificial Intelligence Journalism” at Cairo International Book Fair

Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher, the Egyptian academic and media expert, will sign his latest book “Artificial Intelligence Journalism, The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Media Restructuring” at Cairo International Book Fair, on Wednesday, the twenty-ninth of this month. The book was published at September last year, the book is considered the first

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AI video-on-demand and the Future of TV and video in Artificial Intelligence Journalism era

By: Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office How might the traditional television and video industry completely reinvent itself in the Artificial Intelligence Journalism era? The Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies are a tool to shake up the entire value chain: Building studios: 3D printing. Filming: relying

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Artificial Intelligence More Accurate than Doctors in Diagnosing Breast Cancer

An international team, including researchers from Google Health and Imperial College London, designed and trained a computer model on X-ray images from nearly 29,000 women, according to BBC. The algorithm outperformed six radiologists in reading mammograms. AI was still as good as two doctors working together. Unlike humans, AI is

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Artificial Intelligence Journalism Against Media Cyber Threats

Dr Mohamed Abdulzaher LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office Globally, there are many countries suffering from repeated cyber-attacks on their government systems, institutions, which cost governments billions of dollars annually in setting up protection systems, or fixing those corrupted by these attacks. Many losses are difficult to fix,

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Big Data: the fuel for Artificial Intelligence Journalism

Dr Mohamed Abdulzaher LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office Since the First Industrial Revolution, and through the second and Third Industrial Revolutions, media development cannot be isolated from the development of the ways in which information and data is transmitted, whether it is big, medium or even simple

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New Powers, New Responsibilities to AI Journalism

A new book published about AI Journalism, wrote by Charlie Beckett. The Journalism AI report is based on a survey of 71 news organisations in 32 different countries regarding artificial intelligence and associated technologies. A wide range of journalists working with AI answered questions about their understanding of AI, how

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Will Robots Feel Like Humans ?

Scientists last month unveiled an artificial skin that enables robots to feel and respond to physical contact, a skill that will be needed as they come in increasingly close contact with people, according to CNN. To develop the synthetic skin, the researchers began by studying humans. Each person has about

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Artificial Intelligence Discussed in Masterclass in DPC with Google

Artificial Intelligence (AI) was the subject of the Masterclass that was held by Dubai Press Club (DPC) and Google. The workshop, which sought to give participants a strong understanding of AI and machine learning technologies, was attended by UAE-based journalists specialised in technology and business reporting. The masterclass, led by

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Do We Really Need New Social Media Networks?

Do we really need new social media networks? and why? Reputation of the current social networks seems to sink every week. From Facebook to Twitter, from Snapchat to Instagram, concerns about everything from fake news to cyber-bullying are making many people wonder whether there is a better way to communicate

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What is Google Explainable AI ?

Google’s cloud computing division pitched a new facility that it hopes will give it the edge on Microsoft and Amazon, which dominate the sector. Its name: Explainable AI, according to BBC. It will give information about the performance and potential shortcomings of face- and object-detection models. But in time the

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“Deep-Z” When we use Artificial Intelligence to convert 2D images into 3D

A team from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has innovated a new technique that can use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to convert 2D images into 3D, according to a study published in the journal Nature Methods. The new Deep-Z would be an effective new technological tool in the Artificial Intelligence

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Cardiff University to create a new module in Artificial intelligence

Dubai- AI Journalism Cardiff University is introducing a new module to prepare journalism students for working with AI tools while teaching critical thinking to ward them off over-relying on machine learning, according to “ Journalism.co”. As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more commonplace in newsrooms, Cardiff University will be introducing the

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Why we need Artificial Intelligence Journalism World Forum now?

Dr Mohamed Abdulzaher LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office The Fourth Industrial Revolution (and Industry 4.0) will dramatically change not only the way we are running and managing mass communications and media, but also at the academic level, media and communication studies are in dire need to forecast

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AI Distinguishes between Fake News and Satire

Researchers at George Washington University, Amazon AWS AI, and startup AdVerifai investigated a machine learning approach to classifying misleading speech. They say the AI model they developed, which outperformed the baseline, lays the groundwork for the study of additional linguistic features, according to Venturebeat. Their work follows that of MIT’s

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Abdulzaher Signs His New Book “Artificial Intelligence Journalism” at Sharjah International Book Fair

Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher signed today his latest book “Artificial Intelligence Journalism .. The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Media Restructuring” at the 38th Sharjah International Book Fair in UAE. Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher, an Egyptian journalist and academic, has been interviewed by MBC Egypt about his book. The writer/ Jihad Al-Khazen attended

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The 10 Media companies that will lead AI Journalism in the next decade

  LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office Artificial Intelligence Journalism as a new technological concept based on the techniques of the Fourth Industrial Revolution benefits all fields, not only the media. AI Journalism needs to be accepted and integrated into the media companies, according to the companies’ acceptance

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In the First Book about “Artificial Intelligence Journalism”: Can Artificial Intelligence Technologies and Techniques Contribute to Revive the Global Economy?

Predictions say that the Fourth Industrial Revolution and AI technologies could contribute to the revive of the global economy, increasing global media spending, the emergence of tens of thousands of TV channels and tens of thousands of satellites that will revolutionize the media industry. In first AI Journalism book ,

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Why Does UAE lead the Region in Artificial Intelligence?!

Dr Mohamed Abdulzaher LinkedIn Media Consultant at UAE Government Communication Office Last week my new book “The Artificial Intelligence Journalism – The 4IR and Media Restructuring” was published. I am very grateful to UAE government for the huge support I got. I especially thank His Excellency Omar Al Olama, UAE

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Artificial Intelligence Journalism, 4IR and Media Restructuring in New Book

In the first AI Journalism book written by Egyptian academic and media expert Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher, who has coined the Artificial Intelligence Journalism concept, In (Artificial Intelligence Journalism – The 4IR and Media Restructuring). Abdulzaher says that the world has been talking about Robot and Journalism for more than two

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How Does Artificial Intelligence Create Fake News?

A new and more powerful version of the system “The text generator”, that can be used AI create fake news or abusive spam on social media, has been released, according to BBC. AI and Fake News The model, called GPT-2, was trained on a dataset of eight million web pages, and

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US might win the traditional Trade War, but China would win the Artificial Intelligence war by 2050

By: Dr. Mohamed Abdulzaher Donald Trump has threatened to use the emergency authority that was granted to him amid the spiraling trade war between the two nations. But China hit back about trade war and announced on Friday that it raised tariffs on $75 billion of US imports. If both

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How can YouTube Use Artificial Intelligence?

There are more than 1.9 billion users logged in to YouTube every single month who watch over a billion hours of video every day, Every minute, creators upload 300 hours of video to the platform. YouTube Uses Artificial Intelligence With this number of users, activity, and content, it makes sense

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Iran to Use 3D Artificial Bones

Researchers at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Science have managed to produce 3D Artificial Bones by using three-dimensional bioprinting technology. Read also: How Does Artificial Intelligence Create Fake News? 3D Artificial Bones is the utilization of 3D printing–like techniques to combine cells, growth factors, and biomaterials to fabricate biomedical parts

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Robotic Tail .. Artificial Intelligence Helps Humans

A research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a Robotic Tail they say could help unsteady elderly people keep their balance, according to Reuters. Dubbed Arque, the grey one-meter device mimics tails such as those of cheetahs and other animals used to keep their balance while running and climbing,

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AI to Diagnose Heart Disease

A new way of Diagnosis a common condition that causes the heart to beat irregularly may have been discovered and AI to Diagnose Heart Disease, according to BBC. Read also: How Does Artificial Intelligence Create Fake News? Atrial fibrillation affects one million people in the UK and increases the risk

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