EU reaches landmark deal to regulate AI threat
EU lawmakers and policymakers have reached a deal on rules regulating the use of artificial intelligence, EU industry chief Thierry Breton said on the X social platform.
Using AI during hip replacement surgery
Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute is one of the first to use artificial intelligence to assist with hip replacement surgery. The AI tools will help doctors address some common complaints from patients, such as wrong leg length a...
Hunting for deepfakes
Deepfakes are becoming better and easier to make thanks to better tools and more computing power. But deepfake hunters are also upgrading. A race for the truth has begun.
Google unveils AI model called Gemini
Alphabet's Google has released Gemini, the "largest and most capable AI model" the company has ever built. Google is hoping to catch up to industry leader OpenAI.
Google's Gemini joins AI race
Google has announced the launch of its latest, most powerful AI mode, Gemini, ramping up the race against rivals like Microsoft and OpenAI.
How tech giants are creating a growing water crisis
Tech giants deeply involved with AI research have reported a massive jump in their water consumption. Researchers say that AI is partly to blame, as these companies use millions of liters of water to keep temperatures in check at their d...
Australian firefighters use AI to fight bushfires
Large swathes of Eastern Australia is facing increased risk of fire this summer seasons says authorities. With El Nino weather pattern expected to generate hotter and drier conditions, this year, firefighters have a new weapon - AI named...
Viral AI chatbot ChatGPT turns one
OpenAI's ChatGPT became the fastest-growing software application in the world within six months of its debut. One year on, it has sparked the launch of rival chatbots, raised questions about the role of generative AI in society and disru...
OpenAI sticks with plan to let employees sell shares
OpenAI is sticking with a plan to let employees sell shares in the company through what's known as a tender offer, and it's giving would-be participants an extra month to decide whether to take part, according to several people with know...
ChatGPT's one-year anniversary
Cornell Tech Policy Institute Director Sarah Kreps joins Caroline Hyde and Ed Ludlow to discuss the AI landscape ever since ChatGPT was made accessible to the public one year ago, and the impact from the recent OpenAI drama.
AI used to create deepfake images of the war in Gaza
Since Oct. 7, the date of Hamas' surprise attack on Israel, manipulated images have been surfacing. They range from fake images of paratroopers and helicopters being shot down, to tanks rolling into neighborhoods and fake AI-generated vi...
Biotech startup Cradle expands use of AI
European biotech startup Cradle is on the path to expanding its use of generative AI in the name of science with a $24 million Series A funding led by Index Ventures, taking the total raised to $33 million.
ByteDance to fire hundreds in gaming retreat
ByteDance plans to cut hundreds of jobs in gaming and wind down its showpiece brand Nuverse in a major withdrawal from a once-booming gaming industry dominated by Tencent and its smaller foe NetEase.
OpenAI staff warned board of new AI risks: sources
There’s another twist in the OpenAI saga, involving a possible breakthrough in artificial intelligence – and a staff letter warning the board about it – before CEO Sam Altman’s brief firing.
Sam Altman to return as OpenAI CEO
Sam Altman is returning as CEO of OpenAI just days after his ouster, capping frenzied discussions about the future of the startup at the center of an artificial intelligence boom. The return of Altman could potentially usher in a new era...
Sam Altman to return to OpenAI as CEO with new board
OpenAI says it has reached an agreement in principle for Sam Altman to return as the chief executive officer. It also says the new initial board includes Bret Taylor as chair, alongside Larry Summers and Adam D'Angelo.
What will Microsoft do with Sam Altman and AI?
With Sam Altman at the helm, Microsoft's new AI division is poised to make significant strides in AI research and development. As AI continues to shape the future, Microsoft's strategic move reflects its dedication to remaining at the fo...
OpenAI staff threaten to leave after board fires CEO Altman
After the board of OpenAI stunned Silicon Valley by firing its CEO Sam Altman, hundreds of employees threatened to leave en masse unless the board quits. Now, investors say they'll sue unless Altman is brought back to lead the company th...
Hundreds threaten to leave OpenAI after Sam Altman fired
Hundreds of people who worked at the artificial intelligence startup, Open AI are threatening to leave the company after their CEO was unexpectedly fired on Friday. Overnight, Microsoft announced it had hired the ousted Sam Altman to be ...
Ousted OpenAI boss Altman to join Microsoft
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Monday said that ousted OpenAI CEO Sam Altman and Greg Brockman will be joining Microsoft to lead a new advanced AI research team.
OpenAI taps ex-Twitch CEO Shear to succeed Altman
Bloomberg has learned that OpenAI's board hired former Twitch chief executive officer Emmett Shear to lead the company, defying calls from investors to reinstate Sam Altman.
Open AI Board stands by decision to remove Sam Altman
Investors and employees of OpenAI are pushing to have Sam Altman reinstated as chief executive just two days after he was forced out by the company's board.
Ousted OpenAI boss Sam Altman ‘in talks' to return
Sources say efforts to reinstate Sam Altman as chief executive officer of OpenAI are hitting a snag. Altman was ousted in a shock move on Friday, but a group of staff and investors have since been pushing for his return.
Ousted OpenAI CEO Altman discusses possible return
Sam Altman, the just ousted CEO of OpenAI, is discussing a possible return to the company behind ChatGPT even as he considers launching a new artificial intelligence (AI) venture.
ChatGPT maker OpenAI ousts CEO Sam Altman
The board of the company behind ChatGPT, Open AI has fired its CEO Sam Altman – to many, the human face of generative AI – sending shock waves across the tech industry.
Elon Musk tells conference AI will put an end to work
World leaders and tech moguls been attending a summit to create a plan to regulate the use of Artificial Intelligence, amid questions over how the safety of the technology will be managed globally.
28 countries sign 'landmark' UK declaration to tackle AI
The UK has announced the world's first agreement to help manage the most highly advanced forms of Artificial Intelligence. It happened at a two-day AI safety summit near London - attended by tech bosses and ministers from 28 countries.
Global powers agree to work together on AI risk
China agreed to work with the United States, European Union and other countries to collectively manage the risk from artificial intelligence at a British summit aimed at charting a safe way forward for the rapidly evolving technology.
AI race heats up as Amazon bets big on Anthropic
Amazon said on Monday it will invest up to $4 billion in cash in the high-profile startup Anthropic, a rival to ChatGPT creator OpenAI, in its effort to step up the race against growing cloud computing competitors such as Microsoft and G...