Artificial intelligence

Microsoft eliminates facial analytics tools in ‘Responsible AI’ push

For years, activists and academics have expressed concern that facial analysis software that claims to identify a person’s age, gender and emotional state may be biased, unreliable or invasive — and should not be sold. Microsoft acknowledged some of those criticisms, saying on Tuesday it planned to remove those features from its artificial intelligence service …

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Artificial intelligence technology can secure sites by scanning large sites for weapons

NEW ONESYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Artificial intelligence, or AI, is being used to secure sites from sports arenas to churches and schools. The technology is used to scan for weapons, including rifles, knives and explosives, as people walk between standing panels. If a weapon is detected, the guard is alerted. Evolv …

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GitHub Copilot ‘AI Pair Programmer’ Now Generally Available for $10/month — Visual Studio Magazine

News GitHub Copilot ‘AI Pair Programmer’ Now Generally Available for $10 a Month After a year-long technical preview, GitHub Copilot, described as an “AI pair programmer” coding assistant, has reached General Availability (GA) status. Powered by a new AI system developed by OpenAI, GitHub copilot comes as an editor/IDE extension available for Visual Studio Code, …

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Meta Agrees to Change Ad Technology in Settlement with US

SAN FRANCISCO — Meta agreed Tuesday to change its ad technology and pay a $115,054 fine, in a settlement with the Justice Department over claims that the company’s ad systems discriminated against Facebook users by means of restrict who can see home listings on the platform based on their race, gender and zip code. Under …

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Tax professionals ‘very skeptical’ of expanded IRS speech bots for payment plans

Westend61 | Westend61 | Getty Images If you receive a tax bill and want help from the IRS in setting up a payment plan, newly expanded voice bots can provide faster phone service, according to the agency† But some tax professionals are questioning the new plan to reduce waiting times. Artificial intelligence-powered IRS speech bots …

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GitHub’s AI-powered Copilot helps you write code for $10 a month

GitHub, owned by Microsoft, today launched its Copilot AI tool, which helps propose lines of code to developers in their code editor. GitHub originally teamed up with OpenAI to launch a preview of Copilot last year, and it’s generally available to all developers today† Priced at $10 per month or $100 per year, GitHub Copilot …

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Should we be concerned about AI becoming aware?

“The 360” shows you different perspectives on the most important stories and debates of the day. What is going on A software engineer from Google’s artificial intelligence team was suspended by the company earlier this month. His offense: sharing confidential information that led him to believe that an AI he had been talking to † …

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Microsoft plans to eliminate facial analytics tools in push for ‘responsible AI’

For years, activists and academics have expressed concern that facial analysis software that claims to identify a person’s age, gender and emotional state could be used. prejudicedunreliable or invasive – and should not be sold. Microsoft acknowledged some of those criticisms and said on Tuesday it plans to remove those features from its software artificial …

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DeepMind Whistleblower Calls On Struggling Employees To Leave AI Firm

A former employee of AI company DeepMind has encouraged others struggling at the company to consider quitting. The anonymous ex-DeepMinder previously accused the company of failing to address sexual harassment. Do you work at DeepMind? Safely contact us at [email protected] or at Signal +447801985586. Loading Something is loading. A former employee at an AI company …

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