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In 2020, let’s stop AI ethics-washing and actually do something

In 2020, let’s stop AI ethics-washing and actually do something

Last year, just as I was beginning to cover artificial intelligence, the AI world was getting a major wake-up call. There were some incredible advancements in AI research in 2018—from reinforcement learning to generative adversarial networks (GANs) to better natural-language understanding.

Google and Others Are Building AI Systems That Doubt Themselves

The most powerful approach in AI, deep learning, is gaining a new capability: a sense of uncertainty. Researchers at Uber and Google are working on modifications to the two most popular deep-learning frameworks that will enable them to handle probability.

Deepfakes may be a useful tool for spies

A spy may have used an AI-generated face to deceive and connect with targets on social media. The news: A LinkedIn profile under the name Katie Jones has been identified by the AP as a likely front for AI-enabled espionage. The persona …Continue reading

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