The godfather of artificial intelligence leaves Google and warns of the danger ahead

Artificial intelligence (AI) pioneer, Dr Geoffrey Hintonmade headlines recently like him walks away from Google to openly express his concerns about the potential dangers of AI. With a career spanning half a century, Dr. Hinton has played an integral role in the development of AI technology, including the seminal work behind popular chatbots such as … Read more

The enormous power and potential danger of the Ars Technica code generated by artificial intelligence

The enormous power and potential danger of AI-generated code

In June 2021, GitHub announced Copilot, a kind of autocomplete for computer code based on OpenAI’s text generation technology. It provided a first glimpse of the impressive potential of generative AI to automate valuable work. Two years later, Copilot is one of the more mature examples of how technology can accomplish tasks that previously had … Read more