How Artificial Intelligence Will Impact Our Everyday Life

Artificial Intelligence (or AI, as it is commonly known) is the buzzword. It is a rapidly growing technology that promises to revolutionize the way we live, entertain, and work. Although it may not seem obvious, AI is already influencing every aspect of our daily lives.


Robots are not new. Artificial intelligence (AI) is constantly evolving and infusing robots with smarter capabilities. Alibaba’s Chinese chain of restaurants now uses robots to replace waiters. Restaurants save money on waitstaff wages and customers get faster service, better food and lower prices. Elderly and infirm people need assistance with routine tasks. It is costly to rely on others. Robots are able to provide assistance that will allow elderly people to live independently. Humans can be unpredictable. Robots can monitor and alert doctors to their health and condition. Robotic manufacturing results in products with higher quality, but lower prices. AI can improve quality of life on different levels.


Healthcare is getting more expensive every day. With so many doctors under pressure, it is no surprise that many cases are misdiagnosed. Artificial intelligence and its subset, machine learning, can quickly analyze medical data to arrive at diagnoses faster than doctors and sometimes even spot issues doctors might miss. This is for patients and hospitals. The smart wearable, an AI-powered device that monitors your health and can help you maintain or improve your health, is normal.

Reduces efforts

People do everyday tasks like shopping online, turning on and off appliances at home and work, and emailing. Artificial intelligence is a great help in all of these areas. Online shopping is easy because the websites remember your preferences and can make recommendations. The intelligent software can open your email account to divert spam or classify mail according the rules you have set. AI can help you find the fastest routes and the most congested. Authorities benefit from traffic management systems that provide predictive capabilities to help them plan for rush hour traffic. AI and machine learning are great because they learn from their owners and adapt to their responses. You don’t need a smartphone to search online for a product. You can simply speak the keywords to Alexa and Cortana. With AI, you can view and hear news and media in the background. Google’s self driving car project is well-known and will soon be a common feature on the roads. The device responds to your command. You may not need to enter a pin number if you have a credit card. Simply showing your face is enough. Is it going to make people lazy? Or will they be able to use the time and effort saved for something more important? Although AI could lead to some job losses, AI will allow humans to perform tasks that AI cannot.

Fraud and crime

Emailing and shopping are trivial compared to crimes. The perpetrator could make you the next victim, and you could walk away free. AI is different. Financial institutions are increasingly using AI to detect fraud attempts and anomalies in transactions. AI in traffic and security cameras can identify faces of people, sharpen blurred photos, and help law enforcement agencies. AI will make life safer, and even better.

Lawyers, and law

Lawyers are readily available if one speaks of crime. An average lawyer needs to gather evidence, review documents and extract information that can help their client. It’s a tedious task. AI steps in to save the day, performing all of these tasks with precision and accuracy that is impossible for a human.

How does AI impact our lives?

AI is everywhere, from domestic to military to commercial to industrial. How will this AI wave impact our lives? People are no longer required to do repetitive and time-consuming tasks. Their brainpower can be used to achieve something more rewarding for the soul and intelligenter. People will have access to better healthcare services. The possibility of a longer life expectancy is possible. Intelligent robotic assistants can help offices become more productive by taking notes and performing routine tasks. This reduces the load on employees, which in turn makes them more productive and more satisfying.


As hardware improvements make it easier for AI developers to create complex or compact apps, the possibilities are endless. It is obvious that businesses of any size will benefit from the expertise of AI developers to improve their competitiveness, reduce costs, and bring a sense creativity to their operations.

About the Author: Leo Shepherd