AI ‘dream girls’ are coming for porn stars’ jobs
AI will change adult entertainment forever. The risks — for sex workers and the rest of us — are profound.
By Tatum Hunter
February 25, 2024 at...
An Axon body camera worn by police in Los Angeles Credit:Animation by Lisa Larson-Walker/ProPublica. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images.
Police Departments Are Turning to AI to Sift Through...
BY DHRUV MEHROTRA
JAN 22, 2024 7:00 AM
Cops Used DNA to Predict a Suspect’s Face—and Tried to Run Facial Recognition on It
Police around the US say they're justified to run DNA-generated 3D...
I literally spoke with Nvidia’s AI-powered video game NPCs
Nvidia and Convai’s interactive CES 2024 demo convinced me: this is inevitable.
By Sean Hollister, a senior editor and founding member of The Verge who covers gadgets...
Avatars, robots and AI: Japan turns to innovation to tackle labour crisis
Farmers, retailers and builders rethink business models as world’s fastest-ageing society runs out of workers
At some branches of Japanese convenience store...
China Using AI to Create Anti-American Memes Capitalizing on Israel-Palestine, Researchers Find
According to a new report from the Institute for Strategic...
A Critic at Large
Is A.I. the Death of I.P.?
Generative A.I. is the latest in a long line of innovations to put pressure on our...
‘Jobs may disappear’: Nearly 40% of global employment could be disrupted by AI, IMF says
By Michelle Toh, CNN
3 minute read
Updated 6:24 AM EST, Mon January 15, 2024
An International Monetary Fund...
New material found by AI could reduce lithium use in batteries
9th January 2024, 11:00 EST
By Shiona McCallum Technology reporter
Dan DeLong for Microsoft
Samples of the new solid electrolyte discovered by Microsoft AI and HPC tools
A brand new...
Facebook traffic to news sites fell by 48pc in 2023, report reveals
by Paul Linford Published 09 Jan 2024
A new report has revealed that traffic to news sites from Facebook...
Generative AI Has a Visual Plagiarism Problem
Experiments with Midjourney and DALL-E 3 show a copyright minefield
GARY MARCUS REID SOUTHEN
06 JAN 2024
19 MIN READ
The authors found that Midjourney could create all these images, which appear...
How crowded are the oceans? New maps show what flew under the radar until now
Advances in AI and satellite imagery allowed researchers to create the clearest picture yet of...
A New Kind of AI Copy Can Fully Replicate Famous People. The Law Is Powerless.
New AI-generated digital replicas of real experts expose an unnerving policy gray zone. Washington wants to fix it, but it’s not clear...
How AI-created fakes are taking business from online influencers
Hyper-realistic ‘virtual influencers’ are being used to promote leading brands — drawing ire from human content creators
Aitana Lopez, an AI-generated influencer...
New York Times sues Microsoft, ChatGPT maker OpenAI over copyright infringement
PUBLISHED WED, DEC 27 20238:40 AM ESTUPDATED AN HOUR AGO
Ryan Browne @RYAN_BROWNE_
DEC 24, 2023 7:00 AM
AI Is Telling Bedtime Stories to Your Kids Now
Artificial intelligence can now tell tales featuring your kids’ favorite characters. It’s copyright chaos—and a...
Imran Khan deploys AI clone to campaign from behind bars in Pakistan
PTI party uses ‘voice clone’ of imprisoned opposition leader to give impassioned speech in ‘virtual rally’...
BY STEVEN LEVY
DEC 22, 2023 6:00 AM
How Not to Be Stupid About AI, With Yann LeCun
It’ll take over the world. It won’t subjugate humans. For Meta’s chief AI scientist, both things are true...