Redefining Romance for the Virtual Age

Redefining Romance for the Virtual Age

December 2, 2022 – When a young man finds himself falling for a 300-year-old cyborg in the 2019 sci-fi film Alita: Battle Angelthey share the following exchange: “Does it bother you,” the cyborg (Alita) asks, “that I’m not completely human?” “You are the most human person I have ever met,” the young man (Hugo) replies. … Read more

AI Reveals the Most Human Parts of Writing

AI Reveals the Most Human Parts of Writing

Still, in many cases, letting a computer impact the direction of a project, rather than craft a few choice sentences, can feel like giving the computer the reins when really, you want to feel in charge. Planning can also be enjoyable. Planning—and I include processes like figuring out plot points, endings, and openings, as well … Read more

Global Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity Market

Global Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity Market

Dublin, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity Market (2022-2027) by Offerings, Deployment Type, Security Type, Technology, Applications, Deployment Type, Industry Vertical and Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid -19 with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity Market is … Read more

San Francisco allows police to deploy robots that can kill

San Francisco allows police to deploy robots that can kill

San Francisco allows police to deploy robots that can kill – CBS News Watch CBS News Police in San Francisco have been given the authority to use remote-controlled robots that are capable of using deadly force in emergency situations. Some are concerned about the militarization of police. Jeff Pegues takes a look. Be the first … Read more

San Francisco’s Killer Police Robots Threaten the City’s Most Vulnerable

San Francisco’s Killer Police Robots Threaten the City’s Most Vulnerable

One effect of AB 481 is to add local oversight to hardware like the kind obtained through a US Department of Defense program that sends billions of dollars of military equipment such as armored vehicles and ammunition to local police departments. Equipment from the program was used against protesters in the wake of the police … Read more

AI ‘Simulants’ Could Save Time and Money on New Medications

AI ‘Simulants’ Could Save Time and Money on New Medications

Nov. 30, 2022 – Artificial intelligence is poised to make clinical trials and drug development faster, cheaper, and more efficient. Part of this strategy is creating “synthetic control arms” that use data to create “simulants,” or computer-generated “patients” in a trial. This way, researchers can enroll fewer real people and recruit enough participants in half … Read more

Effective Altruism Is Pushing a Dangerous Brand of ‘AI Safety’

Effective Altruism Is Pushing a Dangerous Brand of ‘AI Safety’

Since then, the quest to proliferate larger and larger language models has accelerated, and many of the dangers we warned about, such as outputting hateful text and disinformation en masse, continue to unfold. Just a few days ago, Meta released its “Galactica” LLM, which is purported to “summarize academic papers, solve math problems, generate Wiki … Read more

Can AI Drive More Diversity in Drug Development?

Can AI Drive More Diversity in Drug Development?

Nov. 29, 2022 – Artificial intelligence could help improve diversity, equity, and inclusion in clinical trials and drug development by overcoming some traditional human bias in these areas, but we’re not there yet, experts say. The technology could also assist doctors with data insights to make diagnosis and treatment more precise. It starts with quality. … Read more

Stop the killer robots! Musk-backed lobbyists fight to save Europe from bad AI – POLITICO

Stop the killer robots!  Musk-backed lobbyists fight to save Europe from bad AI – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. A lobby group backed by Elon Musk and associated with a controversial ideology popular among tech billionaires is fighting to prevent killer robots from terminating humanity, and it’s taken hold of Europe’s Artificial Intelligence Act to do so. The Future of Life Institute (FLI) … Read more

Cloud software is suffering a cold November rain. Can Snowflake and Salesforce turn it around?

Cloud software is suffering a cold November rain.  Can Snowflake and Salesforce turn it around?

The week after Thanksgiving could determine if cloud software is still too fat or if there are some tasty leftovers for Wall Street. Autodesk Inc. ADSC, +1.82% signaled a slowdown in business spending on Tuesday as executives trimmed their billings outlook for the year, leading Mizuho’s desk analyst Jordan Klein to conclude that the week … Read more