Can artificial intelligence and big data improve South Korea’s fertility rate

Artificial intelligence - AI and Big Data

The country has the lowest fertility rate in the world and hopes to boost the number of births. South Korea has announced that it will be using artificial intelligence (AI) in combination with big data to help overcome its low birth rate struggles. The country has been pouring money into improving the fertility rate without improvements. The Ministry of Health and Welfare has commissioned research for the use of artificial intelligence analytics for supporting infertility programs and pregnancy planning for more effective outcomes. The purpose of the effort is to…

Read More

Will Facebook’s Metaverse rebrand change everything wrong with the brand?

Metaverse - Facebook website

CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seeking to ensure that he will be known for building this new concept. Next week, Facebook will be changing its company name to focus on its goal of building the metaverse, say reports from a source with direct knowledge of this issue who was cited by The Verge. Zuckerberg will be announcing the name change at the annual Connect conference on October 28. The name change will reflect Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s plans to focus on the metaverse experience. That said, some have speculated that the…

Read More

Facebook’s metaverse will involve hiring 10,000 people in the EU

Metaverse - Facebook sign

The recruitment drive will be an important component for the company’s digital world ambition. Facebook has announced that it plans to hire 10,000 people in the European Union over the next five years as a part of its metaverse digital world vision. The social media giant announced that it was seeking high-skilled engineers in EU countries. Facebook is focusing its metaverse hiring primarily in France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland and Ireland. “Europe is hugely important to Facebook,” said Facebook head of global affairs Nick Clegg and the company’s…

Read More

Instagram Practice Mode lets creators get it right before going live

Instagram Practice Mode - Instagram live

The social media platform has also added a scheduling option for users to generate hype. New scheduling and Instagram Practice Mode tools have been announced as the social media platform works to address Live creator needs more effectively and efficiently. The goal is to let creators generate a buzz to draw more attention to their upcoming Live. Creators will be able to schedule a Live up to ninety days in advance to draw more attention. Moreover, that scheduled Live can then be shared across the platform to be sure their…

Read More

Facebook hints at new VR prototype device in recent pics

VR prototype - technology

Mark Zuckerberg and Andrew “Boz” Bosworth were playing with virtual and augmented reality tech. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and soon-to-be CTO Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, the head of virtual reality, shared pictures of them playing with and showing off AR and VR prototype tech. Both of the social network’s execs posted images of themselves wearing the headsets. In both cases, they linked the VR prototype pictures with Facebook concepts, suggesting that this was a direction in which the company was heading. Though the headsets both executives were wearing are not at…

Read More