I have been running a little AI end of year summary on my business blog https://blog.memeonics.com/
Artificial Intelligence 2019 Summary
In 2019, significant progress and innovation were observed in the field of AI. Breakthroughs were made in natural language processing, computer vision, and robotics, leading to the discovery of new applications across various industries.
Key events included the release of OpenAI's GPT-2 language model and Google's AlphaStar defeating human players in the game StarCraft II. AI also made strides in healthcare, with advancements in disease diagnosis and personalized medicine.
Ethical considerations surrounding AI's societal impact gained attention, particularly with Google's involvement in a military project. Quantum computing showed promise as Google achieved "quantum supremacy."
Deep learning improved with the introduction of architectures like BERT. Additionally, researchers explored AI's role in addressing climate change, such as predicting the impact of melting glaciers.
See full article here: https://blog.memeonics.com/2019/12/artificial-intelligence-2019.html