AI has been making waves in the tech world for decades, all-beit on the down-low for most of us, and its impact on various industries has been nothing short of transformative. From ChatGPT, the cutting-edge language model from OpenAI, to DALL-E and Midjourney, two image generation AI systems, the way we do business has been forever changed.

ChatGPT is a true marvel of technology, using OpenAI’s advanced algorithms to generate human-like text from input data. It’s changing the way we communicate, making it possible for computers to mimic human speech patterns. It isn’t perfect yet, nor is it going to replace any of us right away, but it makes for a great companion tool. Meanwhile, DALL-E and Midjourney are revolutionizing the design world, allowing artists to generate stunning images with ease. Whether you’re looking to design the next big fashion trend, create a visually stunning interior space, or bring a video game character to life, these image generation AI tools have you covered. I love it!

The design industry, in particular, has been transformed by AI’s innovative technologies. Goodbye to the days of endless trial and error (which costs money) in graphics design, fashion, and product design. Now, with the help of AI, designers can generate unique designs and patterns in real-time, allowing them to start with some good concepts and even whole projects and also freeing up time to focus on other areas of their work. For example, IKEA launched a new AI-driven interactive design experience called IKEA Kreativ for and the IKEA app. With the new feature, U.S. customers can design and visualise their own living spaces with digitalized furniture on their smartphones instead of traveling to the brick-and-mortar store where they are likely to be distracted. And in the fashion industry, AI algorithms are being used to create virtual fitting rooms, offering customers a more personalised shopping experience.

Midjourney coming up with interior design inspo
Midjourney coming up with fashion concepts

IT is another industry that’s benefited greatly from AI’s advancements. With its ability to assist with coding, testing, and debugging, AI is making the development process more efficient and less time-consuming. For example, I was learning Python the other day and I couldn’t figure out how to write some code I got in a question. My version was wrong, so I used ChatGPT to correct it and it did! Crazy! Anyway, another thing is that by analysing vast amounts of data, AI is helping businesses make data-driven decisions helping businesses get better ROI.


ChatGPT fixing Python code

AI is also having a major impact on the accounting industry. Automating bookkeeping tasks, AI algorithms are allowing accountants to better streamline their work and do away with repetitive tasks. These advances have made it possible for small businesses to access accounting services that were once only available to large corporations. A great example of this is the Xero and Datamolino team up that uses AI to automate bookkeeping tasks.

In the field of medicine, AI is helping doctors make more informed decisions. With its ability to analyze vast amounts of medical data, AI algorithms are revolutionizing the way doctors diagnose and treat patients. IBM’s Watson Health is a prime example of AI’s impact on medicine, using its algorithms to analyze medical data and aid in the decision-making process.

In conclusion, AI has come a long way since its creation and is continuing to shape the future of technological advancements. Its impact on industries like design, IT, accounting, and medicine has been game-changing, and its potential for future growth is boundless. The future of AI looks bright, and the possibilities are endless.