Artificial intelligence is bringing about rapid change not seen even during the Industrial Revolution. The AI revolution will go down in history books as the beginning of a new era that will change the landscape of all countries, economies and societies.
It will usher in drastic changes in lifestyle, business, leadership, education, medicine, the arts, and urban planning. These changes have already begun taking shape in the form of smart cities, wars, conflicts and other fields.
But this seemingly limitless technology does not come without dangers. Some even say AI machines, given their ability to learn, could threaten humans' very existence.
In its September issue, Al Majalla chose this revolutionary technology as a supplementary cover story. We delve into how this technology is being received and implemented in the Arab world along with its various political, military, economic, legal, technical, cultural and educational implications.