Apple Hires Scientist Bengio, Who Left Google in Wake of AI Woes

Apple Inc. said it hired Samy Bengio, a respected research scientist who ended his 14-year career at Google after the company made the controversial decision to oust two women researchers who reported to him. Read more


If Only AI Could Save Us from Ourselves

Google has an ambitious plan to use artificial intelligence to weed out abusive comments and defang online mobs. The technology isn’t up to that challenge—but it will help the Internet’s best-behaving communities function better. (more…)

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