The tech giant wants its core product to infer meaning from human language, answer multipart questions—and look more like Google Assistant sounds.
A list of incidents that caused, or nearly caused, harm aims to prompt developers to think more carefully about the tech they create.
Researchers applied AI techniques to make portions of Seattle look more like Beijing. Such imagery could mislead governments or spread misinformation online.
A study of 10,000 images found bias in what the system chooses to highlight. Twitter has stopped using it on mobile, and will consider ditching it on the web.
Drills involving swarms of drones raise questions about whether machines could outperform a human operator in complex scenarios.
The EU released draft laws that would regulate facial recognition and uses of algorithms. If it passes, the policy will impact companies in the US and China.
During the pandemic, insurers accelerated the use of automated tools to estimate repair costs. Garage operators say the numbers can be wildly inaccurate.
The German automaker uses new software from chipmaker Nvidia to simulate train robots and human workers.