Jun 7, 2023, 2:06 PM EDT
Ordering fast food? A robot may take the order, whether you know it or not
Fast-food chains from McDonald's to Hardee's and Wendy's are rolling out artificial intelligence to "revolutionize" drive-thru windows with chatbots that can take customer's orders.
Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger shares AI skepticism, Warren Buffett compares tech to 'atom bomb'
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger shared their thoughts on artificial intelligence at the company's annual shareholder meeting, expressing skepticism and concerns about the technology.
'Godfather of artificial intelligence' says AI is close to being smarter than us, could end humanity
"Godfather of artificial intelligence" Geoffrey Hinton is sounding the alarm on the dangers of AI, warning new models are "getting smarter than us" and need to be stopped from assuming control.
White House announces plan for 'responsible' AI use, VP Harris to meet with tech executives
The White House announced a plan to promote responsible use of AI through a focus on government-funded research and cooperation with tech companies.
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt calls ChatGPT 'watershed moment' for AI: 'I didn't believe this a year ago'
Former Google CEO and chairman Eric Schmidt, an expert in AI technology, said he did not see ChatGPT's "watershed" moment coming.
Tech leaders mention AI almost 170 times during earnings calls: report
Meta, Alphabet, Microsoft and Amazon leaders mentioned artificial intelligence more that 150 times in their first-quarter earning calls in April, according to a report.
Senators look to ban kids under 13 from social media in bipartisan bill
A bipartisan group of U.S. senators will soon introduce legislation that would set a minimum legal age for children to use social media and regulate how algorithms can target kids.
Google scrambles for new search engine as AI creeps in: report
Google is reportedly working on adding artificial intelligence features to its search engine while simultaneously building a new search engine powered by AI.
Google says its AI supercomputer is faster, greener than Nvidia A100 chip
Google has designed its own custom chip called the Tensor Processing Unit, or TPU. It uses those chips for more than 90% of the company's work on artificial intelligence training.
Google’s ChatGPT rival Bard takes different tone when asked same question about Biden, Trump
Google's Bard gives very different results when asked to evaluate the presidencies of Joe Biden versus Donald Trump, offering negative aspects for the latter.