We, the Internet

The Internet plays a vital role in how we see the world, from capturing acts of strength and courage to shining a light on injustice. Whatever the purpose or the user, access to information has become paramount at the local and global level. But who gets to own our...

Is GPT-3 “Human”?

OpenAI, the Elon Musk-founded artificial intelligence research lab, announced the arrival of the GPT-3  a language model that can mimic human language. The Guardian asked GPT-3 to write an essay to convince humans that robots come in peace. GPT-3 convinces us that...

The Social Dilemma: do people care about surveillance capitalism?

The Social Dilemma, Netflix’s new docu-drama, attempts to raise awareness around important issues such as data privacy and how our real life behaviour is influenced by our online activities. The question is: how do we make people understanding and caring about it? The...

Can AI enhance human creativity?

The choreographer Wayne McGregor collaborated with Google Arts & Culture Lab to develop new AI-driven choreography. The AI algorithm, trained on thousands of hours of McGregors’s videos, generated 400,000 new iterations. AI will not replace...

TRAINING HUMANS

AI Exhibition opens in Milan at Fondazione Prada. AI Education is vital: we need to teach people what is AI, how it works, and how to use it. http://www.fondazioneprada.org/project/training-humans/?lang=en

WHITE HOUSE SUMMIT ON AI

The government has a number of roles to play when it comes to artificial intelligence: it invests in research and development, it collects and provides vast data resources and it regulates, but the government is also a user of AI technologies....