Developing AI is costly and time-consuming. Custom silicon can give companies an edge.
The highlight of an event aimed at AI whizzes was a human simulating a robot that might someday replace a human.
The findings emerged from an unusual contest to identify unfairness in algorithms, similar to hunts for security bugs.
A study raises new concerns that AI will exacerbate disparities in health care. One issue? The study’s authors aren’t sure what cues are used by the algorithms.
The White House, lawmakers from both parties, and federal agencies are all working on bills or projects to constrain potential downsides of the tech.
Chinese entrants swept all five categories, featuring technologies to improve civic life. But the advances could also be tools for surveillance.