When Hitachi design a nose cone for the Japanese bullet train using AI which improved aerodynamic performance and reduced cabin noise levels we realised that new era of innovation has arrived where creation would no longer be the handiwork of mankind but also of intelligent machines. Incidentally, the cross-bristle design of famous Oral-B toothbrush is believed to be the creative work of AI which results in better removal of plaque as compared to other traditional designs. The first AI based medical Device IDx-DR for Diabetic Retinopathy Diagnosis that utilizes artificial intelligence to diagnose eye disease in diabetic adults is an AI diagnostic system that autonomously analyses images of the retina for signs of diabetic retinopathy. This AI based Device is capable of screening patients for diabetic retinopathy using deep learning algorithms got US FDA marketing approval in 2018.
Products of artificial intelligence: Thinking aloud creativity and innovation