Google Hires New Personnel Head Amid Rising Worker TensionsGoogle has hired a top executive from pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca to oversee its personnel policies amid ongoing tensions with many employees who are upset with the company's policies.
Google CEO Says Company Will Review Abrupt Exit Of AI Scholar Timnit GebruGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai has apologized for how a prominent artificial intelligence researcher's abrupt departure last week has “seeded doubts” in the company heaquartered in Mountain View.
Google AI Researcher Timnit Gebru's Exit Sparks Ethics, Bias ConcernsFuror over Timnit Gebru’s abrupt departure is the latest incident raising questions about whether Google has strayed so far away from its original “Don’t Be Evil” motto that the company now routinely ousts employees who dare to challenge management.
Why Is Facebook Keen On Robots? It's Just The Future Of AIFacebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like ways.
Pop-Up Tech Showcase Event Features Latest In Robotics, AITech firms unveiled their newest products at a pop-up event Monday, a showcase for more than 20 innovative tech companies hosted by a Silicon Valley venture capital firm.
U.S. Farmers Start Using Artificial Intelligence To Monitor CowsA Dutch company has married motion sensors and artificial intelligence with the aim of bringing the barnyard into the 21st century.
AI's Dirty Little Secret: It's Powered By PeoplePeople around the world are doing the digital equivalent of needlework —drawing boxes around cars in street photos, tagging images, and transcribing snatches of speech that computers can't quite make out.
Digital Assistants Well On Way To Becoming More Human-LikeDigital voice assistants and smart home speakers are not only become more prevalent in U.S. households, but it’s expected they will also become more human-like.
Artificial Intelligence Revolution Will Make Many Jobs ObsoleteFrom personal digital assistants to self-driving cars, artificial intelligence is quickly gaining ground with the technology promising increased productivity, efficiency and safety.
Singer Avril Lavigne Calls Out Mark Zuckerberg For Bullying NickelbackAvril Lavigne said the jab at Nickelback in Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's "Jarvis AI" video was "in poor taste."
Meet Jarvis - Zuckerberg's New AI Assistant With Voice Of Morgan Freeman
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Says "Golden Era" Of Technology Is ComingBezos offered a glimpse of his vision of the future during an interview Tuesday at the Code Conference in Southern California...
Google Antsy As California Slow On Self-Driving Car RulesHustling to bring cars that drive themselves to a road near you, Google finds itself somewhere that has frustrated many before: Waiting on the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking Warn Killer Robots Could Destroy Humanity As We Know ItFrom self-driving cars to mobile personal assistants, the conveniences of technology seamlessly fold into our everyday lives -- which is why three luminaries are warning humanity: beware of the killer robots.
16 Bizarre, Surprising, Or Creepy Google Projects From Bloodstream Robots, Military Dogs, Lunar Bases, And Even DeodorantFrom lightbulbs to your bloodstream, genomes to Terminator-type robots, Google is involved in every aspect of your life--and even in extending life--and possibly preserving your digital self forever.