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This week: the real reason why Microsoft wants to buy TikTok, facial recognition at sports stadiums,
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This week: the real reason why Microsoft wants to buy TikTok, facial recognition at sports stadiums, and a glimpse into the future of voice generation.
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Microsoft wants to buy TikTok to train its AI | The Washington Post
More than merely appealing to the young users of TikTok, Microsoft could use the data culled from its videos to better compete against its AI rivals.
AI Is All the Rage. So Why Aren’t More Businesses Using It? | WIRED

Facial Recognition’s Next Big Play: the Sports Stadium | The Wall Street Journal

AI finds 250 foreign stars that migrated to our galaxy

The mysterious case of man who can read letters—but not numbers—exposes roots of consciousness | Science

Tool of the Week: AI voice generator | Vo.codes

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See where AI is headed at NVIDIA GTC

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