Artificial intelligence: Simply doing what was impossible before

Artificial Intelligence is on the rise: Google and Amazon supply it, companies like Ocado are using it, but what does it do? With applications across indexing, natural language, and advanced analysis, AI will be a fundamental technology, but not always in the way you might think.

Few of the buzzwords that float about the advertising industry are as scary as artificial intelligence. A seemingly new technology, it is about to steal all of our jobs: drivers, doctors, lawyers, journalists, planners and even creatives. At Mindshare's...