July 30, 2021
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If you’re homeless and looking for temporary shelter in Honolulu, expect a visit from a robotic police dog that will scan your eye to make...
July 19, 2021
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Zoom, the videoconferencing company whose growth was supercharged by the pandemic over the past year, will buy the cloud call center company Five9 in an...
July 17, 2021
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The documentary “Roadrunner” by Morgan Neville uses 45 seconds of a voice that sounds like th Anthony Bourdain, generated with artificial intelligence. Is it ethical?...
July 16, 2021
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The revelation that a documentary filmmaker used voice-cloning software to make the late chef Anthony Bourdain say words he never spoke has drawn criticism amid...
July 14, 2021
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Facebook AI researchers say they have developed a "breakthrough" in the race to make robots more human-like. The Rapid Motor Adaptation software enables machines to...
July 8, 2021
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The Pentagon says a ban on autonomous weapons isn't necessary, but experts say that weapons that can make decisions for themselves are already making a...
July 5, 2021
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The problem of bias in artificial intelligence is facing increasing scrutiny from regulators and is a growing business for start-ups and tech stalwarts.
June 29, 2021
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Reports of Pepper's demise are dismissed. SoftBank says if anything, the need for social distancing in the pandemic has boosted demand for robots like Pepper....
June 29, 2021
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Some federal agencies had their own facial recognition databases, but most used private companies like Clearview AI and Amazon, which offers a tool called Rekognition....
June 15, 2021
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More job-seekers, including some professionals, may soon have to accept impersonal online interviews where they never talk to another human being, or know if behind-the-scenes...