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Larry Alton is a professional blogger, writer and researcher who contributes to a number of reputable online media outlets and news sources, including Entrepreneur.com, HuffingtonPost.com and Business.com, among others. In addition to journalism, technical writing and in-depth research, he’s also active in his community and spends weekends volunteering with a local nonprofit literacy organization and rock-climbing. Follow him on Twitter @LarryAlton3 and on LinkedIn.

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A deeper look at what artificial intelligence actually is

Artificial intelligence is poised to change the face of video surveillance

Artificial intelligence is poised to change the face of video surveillance

Now that AI is at its peak, how will it change video surveillance technology?

Is AI going to save the home security industry?

Is AI going to save the home security industry?

With the increasing crime rates in today's world, it's not a surprise that homeowners are paying closer attention to home security. How can AI improve the quality of our home security systems?

How microtasking is fueling a surge in AI growth for self-driving vehicles

How microtasking is fueling a surge in AI growth for self-driving vehicles

Self-driving cars have been the talk of the automotive industry for years, but we're feeling the push now more than ever. Is microtasking the secret to developing mainstream self-driving vehicles?

The benefits and dangers of AI in personal finance

The benefits and dangers of AI in personal finance

They say that money is the root of all evil, but can computers become evil, too? How will the age of artificial intelligence change how we handle our personal finances?

Why AI will make people in your organization even more important

According to recent reports, A.I. could actually increase the need for human resources

Could AI ever fully replace human customer service?

Could AI ever fully replace human customer service?

A.I. is becoming more advanced and many industries are starting to adapt it. When it comes to customer service, does A.I. pose a threat to human workers? How efficient can it be in handling customer concerns?

A.I. meets music: how new tech is changing how people play instruments

Music has evolved widely throughout history. How does technology help in this evolutionary process?

How technology is transforming New Orleans

How technology is transforming New Orleans

New Orleans may not be known as a tech hub, but it's slowly developing thanks to the current pace of technology.

5 ways A.I. is changing the world of sleep

5 ways A.I. is changing the world of sleep

The world of medicine is continuously influenced by technology, and now A.I. is entering the realm of holistic health. How is it affecting the quality of our sleep?

A.I. in the kitchen: It's not that far from reality

A.I. in the kitchen: It's not that far from reality

Artificial intelligence will soon dominate every type of industry, even inside our own homes. How can this revolutionary technology help our daily tasks, especially in the kitchen?

A.I. in healthcare: Risks abound, but so do rewards

A.I. in healthcare: Risks abound, but so do rewards

Perhaps one of the biggest beneficiaries of modern technology is the field of medicine. However, now that we are in the age of artificial intelligence, how will it affect the healthcare industry?

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