Satyen K. Bordoloi
Satyen K. Bordoloi
Contributor, The Yuan

Satyen K. Bordoloi is an award-winning scriptwriter and columnist. He is working on a novel about humans' first contact with an AI singularity and fantasizes about being at the intersection of study of consciousness, AI and quantum mechanics.

Is It a Boy or a Girl? Gendering AI Is Human, Problematic
Cognition
The needless gendering of AI caused by humans anthropomorphizing everything is both a threat and a small opportunity, says Satyen K. Bordoloi as he explores the bizarre phenomenon of making AI applications male or female and delves into its root causes, from bad data to AI’s depiction on the silver screen.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  May 09, 2022
Cognitive Computing, the Final Frontier in Full Adoption of Medical AI
New Era
Talking machines are not simply good for films, they can save millions of lives argues Satyen K. Bordoloi, recounting both the history and, more importantly, the future of cognitive computing.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Mar 30, 2022
Wanted: A Steve Jobs to turn AI into iAI
Game-Changer
Pioneer, visionary and technical wizard are just three of the many things said about Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs. Unfortunately, his death a decade ago left a gaping hole in technological advancement and robbed us of his genius, especially in the artificial intelligence domain. Satyen K. Bordoloi takes us on a ‘What If?’ tour and discusses how AI could have evolved had Jobs still been with us today and what the industry can still learn from such speculation.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Feb 03, 2022
Facebook is Wrong: The Future isn’t Metaverse, it’s Personalized AI
New Era
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is betting big on metaverse in the hopes of riding the next technological wave. But is augmented reality the indispensable future he hopes it will be, or will the future’s large corporations crack the personal artificial intelligence assistant code - a super-app that will make life easier and more productive for everyone on the planet - before he does?
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Jan 12, 2022
Checkmate: The Future of AI Technology Makes a Move
New Era
On the 10th anniversary of artificial intelligence’s first successful applications, Satyen K. Bordoloi trawls through the history of computing and AI, explains the resistance to the technology in the past, and predicts that every company once hostile to AI will have embraced it in the next few years.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Dec 14, 2021
AI Helps MENA Regions to Diversify and Become a More Sustainable Economy
Game-Changer
Satyen K. Bordoloi examines the conceptions and misconceptions of the Middle East and North Africa regions to reveal how they have funded global artificial developments over the past decade, and how a growing AI ecosystem could change the region for the better, despite constraints.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Oct 27, 2021
WHO’s Late Arrival to AI Healthcare Party
New Era
"WHO is late to the party with AI in healthcare. But Satyen goes cover to cover with their report for The Yuan and despite its misses, comes out impressed wishing anyone with anything to do with Artificial Intelligence to read it. He urges WHO to update and expand it regularly & to use it as a springboard to guide the inevitable i.e. mass deployment of AI in medicine and healthcare."
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Aug 20, 2021
WHO AI Regulation Report: Has it Gone Far Enough?
Governance
After much delay WHO finally joins the Medical AI debate with a seminal report 'Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence for Health'. The document is a must-read for anyone dealing with AI. Despite its brilliance, does it go far enough? Bordoloi reads it cover to cover and examines its strengths and more importantly, crucial weaknesses.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Aug 11, 2021
Poorer Nations Can Benefit Medical AI Companies
Governance
Poor nations cannot fund Medical AI companies but, what they lack in finances, they more than make up for in a good range and quantity of data. If data are the new oil, then the potential poor nations offer for learning about human diseases and biology is unadulterated gold.
Satyen K. Bordoloi  |  Jun 30, 2021