AI Can Write in English. Now It’s Learning Other Languages

“What’s surprising about these large language models is how much they know about how the world works simply from reading

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This AI Helps Detect Wildlife Health Issues in Real Time

During the spring, a troublesome pattern plays out as marine birds along the California coast die from domoic acid poisoning,

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This New Way to Train AI Could Curb Online Harassment

For about six months last year, Nina Nørgaard met weekly for an hour with seven people to talk about sexism

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The Efforts to Make Text-Based AI Less Racist and Terrible

In another test, Xudong Shen, a National University of Singapore PhD student, rated language models based on how much they

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Apple and Google’s New AI Wizardry Promises Privacy—at a Cost

Since the dawn of the iPhone, many of the smarts in smartphones have come from elsewhere: the corporate computers known

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Apple’s and Google’s New AI Wizardry Promises Privacy—at a Cost

Since the dawn of the iPhone, many of the smarts in smartphones have come from elsewhere: the corporate computers known

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What Really Happened When Google Ousted Timnit Gebru

In April 1998, two Stanford grad students named Larry Page and Sergey Brin presented an algorithm called PageRank at a

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Google Hopes AI Can Turn Search Into a Conversation

Google often uses its annual developer conference, I/O, to showcase artificial intelligence with a wow factor. In 2016, it introduced

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