TurboTax and H&R Block’s AI chatbots are giving bad tax advice

In our tech columnist’s tests, new chatbots in popular tax services were unhelpful or wrong as much as half of the time. Read more


Making AI More Human

One cognitive scientist thinks the leading approach to machine learning can be improved by ideas gleaned from studying children.

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Why Bodilessness Limits AI Learning

A couple of minutes ago, my colleagues once again tried to ask Alexa about the pandemic. The result was predictable. For the umpteenth time, I was told that artificial intelligence is not smart at all, and that I, as a programmer, should be ashamed of the... (more…)

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