The Pentagon Will Spend $2 Billion Advancing Artificial Intelligence Weaponry

The Pentagon Will Spend $2 Billion Advancing Artificial Intelligence Weaponry

The Pentagon Will Spend $2 Billion Advancing Artificial Intelligence Weaponry Officials say they want computers to be capable of explaining their decisions to military commanders The Defense Department’s cutting-edge research arm has promised to make the military’s largest investment to date in artificial intelligence (AI) systems for U.S. weaponry, committing Read more…

Google’s Voice-Generating AI Is Now Indistinguishable From Humans

Google’s Voice-Generating AI Is Now Indistinguishable From Humans A research paper published by Google this month — which has not been peer reviewed — details a text-to-speech system called Tacotron 2, which claims near-human accuracy at imitating audio of a person speaking from text. The system is Google’s second official generation of the Read more…