December 5, 2023

Europe’s World-Leading Artificial Intelligence Rules Are Facing a Do-Or-Die Moment

(Associated Press) – Hailed as a world first, European Union artificial intelligence rules are facing a make-or-break moment as negotiators try to hammer out the final details this week — talks complicated by the sudden rise of generative AI that … Read More

December 5, 2023

AI Is Driving Google’s Health Care Business. Washington Doesn’t Know What to Do About It.

(Politico) – Google wants to make your cell phone a “doctor in your pocket” that relies on the company’s artificial intelligence. But first, the tech giant will need to convince skeptical lawmakers and the Biden administration that its health AI … Read More

December 1, 2023

A High School’s Deepfake Porn Scandal Is Pushing US Lawmakers Into Action

(MIT Technology Review) – Studies from 2019 and 2021 show that deepfakes—which are images convincingly manipulated by artificial intelligence, often by swapping in faces or voices from different pieces of media—are primarily used for pornography, overwhelmingly without the consent of … Read More

December 1, 2023

Taika Waititi Made a Short Film About Apple’s Personal Voice Accessibility Feature, And It’ll Make You Cry

(Techradar) – You might watch Apple’s new short film, The Lost Voice, scratching your head, wondering what this enchanting visual tale of a little girl and a giant furry forest creature has to do with International Day of Persons with … Read More

November 30, 2023

ChatGPT Can Reveal Personal Information from Real People, Google Researchers Show

(Vice) – A team of Google researchers have unveiled a novel attack on ChatGPT, showing that OpenAI’s popular AI chatbot will divulge personal information from real people.  The underlying machine learning model that powers ChatGPT, like all so-called Large Language … Read More