How to deal with AI anxiety

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Photo: Vadim ZH (Shutterstock) Video generation via text? | Technology of the future Even tech-savvy people have been amazed by the recent rapid growth of AI technology, capable of holding human-like conversations in multiple languages, creating music and pass medical tests. While the potential benefits of artificial intelligence in fields such as health care they … Read more

The fatalism of AI will not help us deal with its actual risks

Illustration: 80’s kid (Shutterstock) Can Artificial Intelligence Help With Mental Health? In recent months, artificial intelligence (AI) has entered the global conversation following the widespread adoption of AI-powered generative tools such as chatbots and automatic image generation programs. Prominent AI scientists and technologists have expressed concern about the hypothetical existential risks posed by these developments. … Read more

How should an AI explore the moon?

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Photo: University of Alberta Can Artificial Intelligence Help With Mental Health? Rapid advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) have spurred some leading voices in the industry to do so invitation to a pause for researchincrease the chance of Human extinction driven by artificial intelligenceand even ask for government regulation. At the heart of their concern is … Read more

Four ways criminals could use AI to target more victims

Illustration: Golden day (Shutterstock) Can Artificial Intelligence Help With Mental Health? Artificial intelligence (AI) warnings are ubiquitous right now. They included scary messages about the potential of artificial intelligence to cause the extinction of humans, invoking images from the Terminator movies. British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak even has hold a summit to discuss AI security. … Read more

Company executives are urging Europe to rethink its world-leading AI rules

FILE - Prince Harry leaves the High Court after giving evidence in London, Wednesday, June 7, 2023. Prince Harry is seeking 320,000 pounds ($406,000) in his phone hacking lawsuit against Mirror Group newspapers.  The Duke of Sussex's solicitor presented the request in a court document on Friday 30 June 2023, following the conclusion of the trial which began in early May.  (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, Files)

LONDON (AP) More than 150 executives are urging the European Union to rethink the worlds more complete rules for artificial intelligencesaying on Friday that impending regulations will make it more difficult for companies in Europe to compete with rivals abroad, especially when it comes to the technology behind systems like ChatGPT. Officials from firms from … Read more

AI roundup this month: Drone ‘kills’ operator; DeepMind accelerates

W63DR9 Creech and Nellis Airmen jointly coordinated a training flight over the Nevada Test and Training Range, July 15, 2019. The 66th Rescue Squadron aircrew conducted training exercises and integrated with the MQ-9 Reaper aircrew to document the Reaper in flight.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Aviator Haley Stevens)

A US Air Force Reaper drone AP Footage/Alamy Reports of an AI drone “killing” its operator have led to nothing This month we heard about a fascinating AI experiment by a US Air Force colonel. An AI-controlled drone trained to autonomously perform bombing missions had turned to its human operator when told not to attack … Read more

Internet confuses Austin Lee

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Photography by Marina Testino. All images courtesy of Austin Lee. Austin Lee was born the same year the internet as we know it was invented. In the years since 1983, both have become forces of innovation: Lee as an artist whose work occupies an uncanny valley between the physical and the virtual, and the Internet … Read more