CHILDREN’S DEVELOPMENT CAN BE HINDERED BY VOICE-CONTROLLED DEVICES: STUDY

Sun 02 October 2022: According to a recent study, using voice-controlled assistants can have a long-term impact on a child’s social and cognitive development  Today we are surrounded by AI-powered devices like Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri or Google Home which are used for several varied purposes like setting an alarm, playing music, asking questions, and so […]

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FINLAND WILL BE HOME TO NETFLIX’S IN-HOUSE GAME STUDIO

Sun 02 October 2022: Netflix, a well-known provider of online video streaming services that has also entered the gaming industry, is establishing an internal game studio in Helsinki, Finland. According to Engadget, the platform’s game studio aims to produce “world-class” original games free of advertisements and in-app purchases. Alumnus of Zynga and EA Marko Lastikka […]

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ELON MUSK SHOWCASES HUMANOID ROBOT ‘OPTIMUS’ AT AI DAY EVENT (VIDEO)

Sat 01 October 2022: Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, announced on Friday that the much-anticipated humanoid robot ‘Optimus’ will cost around $20,000, but he cautioned that it is still far from fully functional. Musk stated at Tesla’s “AI Day” event, which was held at the Tesla headquarters in Palo Alto, California, that Optimus still requires a […]

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GOOGLE TO LAUNCH ‘RESULTS ABOUT YOU’ TOOL TO REMOVE PERSONAL INFO FROM SEARCH

Thu 29 September 2022: Google announced on Thursday that beginning early next year, it will notify users if their personal information, such as phone number, email address, or home address, appears in Search results. According to the company, the ‘Results about you’ tool will make it easier to request that personal information be removed from […]

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META OWES ROHINGYA REPARATIONS FOR MYANMAR VIOLENCE, SAYS AMNESTY

Thu 29 September 2022: Facebook owner failed to take action on hate speech against Rohingya despite repeated warnings, says rights group. A prominent human rights group says Facebook’s owner Meta owes the Rohingya reparations for the platform’s role in fuelling violence against the mostly Muslim minority in Myanmar. Amnesty International issued the call for compensation […]

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EU DRAFT WILL MAKE IT EASIER TO SUE DRONE MAKERS AND AI SYSTEMS

Wed 28 September 2022: According to proposed EU regulations, it will be simpler for people and businesses to file lawsuits for damages when drones, robots, and other products or services with artificial intelligence software cause them harm. The European Commission will present the AI Liability Directive on Wednesday. Its goal is to address the inconsistent […]

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FOR FUTURE EARTH PROTECTION, NASA WILL CRASH SPACECRAFT INTO ASTEROIDS

Mon 26 September 2022: In an effort to test a technology to protect Earth against potential asteroids or comet hazards in the future, a NASA spacecraft was set to smash into an asteroid early on Tuesday The first mission of its kind, NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), was scheduled to strike its target asteroid […]

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