AI will hit white collar jobs
Published in AI
Wednesday, 08 February 2023 11:32

AI will hit white collar jobs


US will be badly hit

While previous industrial revolutions have hit blue collar employees, it looks like the AI revolution will be coming for white collar workers -- particularly in the US.

Italy bans US AI chatbot friend from stealing data
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Risks to minors and emotionally fragile people

Italy's Data Protection Agency has blocked artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot company Replika from using the personal data of Italian users, citing risks to minors and emotionally fragile people.

Google promises its AI will be released to trusted users soon
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Bard should be ready for public release in a few weeks 

Google's parent firm Alphabet announced the release of its Bard conversational AI service, which it said will be rolled out to "trusted users" before its public release in the coming weeks.

Google rushes out AI search features this week
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Re-assure investors it has not dropped the ball

Search engine outfit Google is rushing out AI-powered products and features in a live event next week in a move aimed at showing investors that it has not handed the market to Microsoft.

Google could be toast in two years due to AI
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Wednesday, 01 February 2023 11:46

Google could be toast in two years due to AI


Gmail creator warns that AI will eliminate the search engine result page

The creator of Gmail has warned that Google could be gutted by AI as tools like ChatGPT eliminate the need for a search engine result page.

Baidu creates own AI chatbot
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Monday, 30 January 2023 12:09

Baidu creates own AI chatbot


Ernie outperforms Bert in China

Baidu is set to roll out its own AI chatbot in March. It will also be embedded into Baidu's main search services, meaning users could soon get conversation-style search results.

CRM outfit users AI to make artificial enzymes
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Salesforce moves beyond its core competency 

The maker of customer relationship management software, Salesforce has made a surprise move into scientific research. 

Google warns that Supremes could shut down the internet
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Don't remove protection against content moderation

Search engine outfit Google has warned that a ruling against it in an ongoing Supreme Court (SC) case could put the internet at risk.

Microsoft and AMD get all excited about AI
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Monday, 16 January 2023 09:52

Microsoft and AMD get all excited about AI


AI on chips

Software King of the World Microsoft is excited about AI and thinks AMD's new AI engine could help its cunning plans.

Aussies return to pen and paper for exams
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Tuesday, 10 January 2023 12:05

Aussies return to pen and paper for exams


Trying to avoid AI cheats

Australian universities have been forced to change how they run exams and other assessments amid fears that students will use AI software to cheat.