Here’s what happened when AI and humans met in a strawberry-growing contest. The Economist
29 Jan 2021 —Victoria Masterson Senior Writer, Formative Content
- In Pinduoduo’s Smart Agriculture Competition, four technology teams competed with traditional farmers over four months to grow strawberries.
- Data analysis, intelligent sensors and greenhouse automation helped the scientists win.
- Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies such as AI are forecast to deliver huge productivity gains – but need the right governance, according to the Global Technology Governance Report 2021.