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Google Commits to Ethical Principles for AI in Wake of Pentagon Contract Controversy

Google Commits to Ethical Principles for AI in Wake of Pentagon Contract Controversy

In the wake of the controversy over Google’s recent military contract to provide ‘weaponized AI’ to the Pentagon, the company is attempting to clarify its stance on the matter with an outline of ethical principles guiding its work in artificial intelligence. As detailed by CEO Sundar Pichai in a recent blog post, there are seven:…

Apple Wins Patent Lawsuit in China

Apple Wins Patent Lawsuit in China

Apple has won a major intellectual property case in China, according to a Xinhua article on Want China Times. The case pertained to the company’s Siri voice recognition AI program. Siri, is, of course, the nice lady who lives inside your iPhone and talks to you when you’re confused or lonely. The AI system is…