There are two new techs that are heralded has future of computing – AI and Blockchain. However, blockchain use has been limited due to little understanding of how the ledger based transactions work while big companies like Google and Facebook are hoarding AI engineers for research. Now, researchers are thinking about pairing blockchain with AI to derive the best possible results and stop big tech companies like Google and Facebook dominating AI field. Projects like Ocean Protocol, Oasis, Enigma, and SingularityNET use blockchain for AI research hoping to curb the dominance of big tech in the field.
Read more about how blockchain could break the big companies hold on artificial intelligence on NYTimes.