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This week: The State of AI Ethics Report (Oct 2020), AI pioneer Geoff Hinton: “Deep learning is going
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Artificial Intelligence Weekly
Artificial Intelligence Weekly
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This week: The State of AI Ethics Report (Oct 2020), AI pioneer Geoff Hinton: “Deep learning is going to be able to do everything”, Surveillance company harassed female employees using its own facial recognition technology, AI has cracked a key mathematical puzzle for understanding our world, and much more. As usual, we report on the latest VC investment rounds in notable AI startups. On the M&A front, some 4 AI startups were acquired by Apple, Intel and British Grocer “Ocado”.
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AI pioneer Geoff Hinton: “Deep learning is going to be able to do everything”
Thirty years ago, Hinton’s belief in neural networks was contrarian. Now it’s hard to find anyone who disagrees, he says.
The State of AI Ethics Report (Oct 2020)

Why are Twitter and the billionaire founder of Supercell backing this London VC Fund?

Surveillance company harassed female employees using its own facial recognition technology

AI has cracked a key mathematical puzzle for understanding our world

Walmart Scraps Plan to Have Robots Scan Shelves

Funding and M&A Updates
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