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James Vincent / The Verge:
Sep 12, 2018, 7:25 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Q&A with the co-creator of Anatomy of an AI System artwork that maps three central processes powering an Amazon Echo: material resources, human labor, and data   —  Welcome to the ‘Anatomy of an AI System’  —  That the modern world is a complex place will not have escaped your notice.
Sep 11, 2018, 12:15 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Google unveils Dataset Search, a search engine that will cover datasets from environmental and social sciences, government, and ProPublica-style news orgs   —  Dataset Search could be a scientist's best friend  —  Google's goal has always been to organize the world's information, and its first target was the commercial web.
Sep 5, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Trump accuses Google of rigging its search results to suppress positive news about him and tweets the situation “will be addressed”   —  The president said that Google had “rigged” its search results to suppress positive coverage  —  The perceived leftwing bias of big tech companies …
Aug 28, 2018, 7:15 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Cyberattack on Singapore's largest healthcare institution SingHealth steals details of 1.5M patients, including the Prime Minister   —  Local media say the hack is believed to be state-sponsored  —  Singapore has been hit by what local media is calling the country's worst ever cyber attack.
Jul 20, 2018, 8:00 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Google has open sourced the semantic image segmentation model that enables the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL's portrait mode   —  Google's Pixel phone has one hell of a camera, and one of the reasons for this is AI.  Google has used its machine learning talent to squeeze better shots and shooting modes out of a tiny smartphone lens.
Mar 14, 2018, 5:35 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
OpenAI co-founder Elon Musk leaves its board to avoid conflict of interest with Tesla's AI efforts, will stay on as a donor and advisor   —  Musk will remain a donor to the nonprofit organization, which focuses on AI safety and ethics  —  Tech billionaire Elon Musk is leaving the board of OpenAI …
Feb 21, 2018, 6:35 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Research from Alphabet's Verily shows that blood pressure, age, whether someone smokes, and more can be deduced by analyzing scans of patients' retinas with AI   —  Experts say it could provide a simpler way to predict cardiovascular risk  —  Scientists from Google and its health-tech subsidiary Verily …
Feb 19, 2018, 1:50 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
YouTube temporarily suspends ads on Logan Paul's channels citing “recent pattern of behavior”, after multiple controversial posts since the suicide victim video   —  It's only a temporary suspension though  —  Has controversial YouTuber Logan Paul changed?  It seems YouTube doesn't think so.
Feb 9, 2018, 6:15 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
AI advances are now making automated analysis of live surveillance video possible, presaging useful applications while raising serious questions about privacy   —  What happens when digital eyes get the brains to match?  —  We usually think of surveillance cameras as digital eyes …
Jan 27, 2018, 7:00 AMIn context

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