A bill approved by the state senate would set a three-year moratorium on police use of recognition algorithms. Privacy advocates want a permanent ban.
Facial recognition technology raises a vital question: What role do we want this form of artificial intelligence to play in our society?
The Golden Arches will acquire Apprente, a “sound-to-meaning” voice assistant, to speed up its drive-thru.
Deep learning excels at learning statistical correlations, but lacks robust ways of understanding how the meanings of sentences relate to their parts.
Opinion: Sure, an AI aced an 8th-grade science test, but the method it used highlights its lack of common sense or anything resembling human understanding.
An industry group proposes that countries create a special visa for AI specialists, to foster the exchange of ideas.
Opinion: A growing black and brown diaspora of data must be used for equality, not oppression.
Opinion: As President, I would issue a robot tax for corporations displacing humans, and create a federal agency to oversee automation.
Deepfakes are improving. The contest, which will include deepfakes created by Facebook, is designed to help researchers keep up.
The Pew Research Center reports 56% of Americans trust law enforcement to use the technology responsibly, despite concerns over fairness, and bans in some cities.