Latest Artificial intelligence News

How AI health care chatbots learn from the questions of an Indian women's organization

Feb. 22, 2024 00:11 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Komal Vilas Thatkare says she doesn't have anyone to ask about her most private health questions. “There are only men in my home — no ladies," said the 32-year-old mother and housewife in Mumbai. "I don’t speak to anyone here. So I used this app as it helps me...

Nvidia's 4Q revenue, profit soar thanks to demand for its chips used for artificial intelligence

Feb. 21, 2024 20:29 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Nvidia Corp., which has seen its value skyrocket over the past year thanks to soaring demand for its graphics chips used for artificial intelligence, posted stronger-than-expected results Wednesday for its latest quarter, with its revenue more than tripling from a year...

CEOs of OpenAI and Intel cite artificial intelligence's voracious appetite for processing power

Feb. 21, 2024 20:24 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Two tech CEOs scrambling to produce more of the sophisticated chips needed for artificial intelligence met for a brainstorming session Wednesday while the booming market’s early leader reported another quarter of eye-popping growth. The on-stage...

White House wades into debate on 'open' versus 'closed' artificial intelligence systems

Feb. 21, 2024 11:14 AM EST

The Biden administration is wading into a contentious debate about whether the most powerful artificial intelligence systems should be “open-source” or closed. The White House said Wednesday it is seeking public comment on the risks and benefits of having an AI system's key...

Ex-Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer discusses the current tech scene from vantage point of her AI startup

Feb. 20, 2024 13:10 PM EST

Marissa Mayer has long been an inspiration for innovative women battling to break through the gender barriers in a male-dominated technology industry. After graduating from Stanford University, Mayer joined Google in 1999 when the internet search giant was still a startup and then...

Some video game actors are letting AI clone their voices. They just don't want it to replace them

Feb. 19, 2024 05:43 AM EST

If you are battling a video game goblin who speaks with a Cockney accent, or asking a gruff Scottish blacksmith to forge a virtual sword, you might be hearing the voice of actor Andy Magee. Except it's not quite Magee's voice. It's a synthetic voice clone generated by artificial...

One Tech Tip: Ready to go beyond Google? Here's how to use new generative AI search sites

Feb. 17, 2024 08:38 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — It's not just you. A lot people think Google searches are getting worse. And the rise of generative AI chatbots is giving people new and different ways to look up information. While Google has been the one-stop shop for decades — after all, we commonly call searches...

Sora is ChatGPT maker OpenAI's new text-to-video generator. Here's what we know about the new tool

Feb. 16, 2024 15:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The maker of ChatGPT is now diving into AI-generated video. Meet Sora — OpenAI's new text-to-video generator. The tool, which the San Francisco company unveiled Thursday, uses generative artificial intelligence to instantly create short videos based on written...

Wisconsin Assembly passes bills regulating AI use in elections and outlawing AI-produced child porn

Feb. 15, 2024 14:57 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin lawmakers on Thursday passed bills to regulate artificial intelligence, joining a growing number of states grappling with how to control the technology as November's elections loom. The Assembly approved a bipartisan measure to require political...

German chancellor welcomes Microsoft's 3.2 billion euro AI investment in Germany

Feb. 15, 2024 07:14 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Olaf Scholz welcomed an announcement Thursday by Microsoft that it would invest almost 3.3 billion euros ($3.5 billion) in Germany over the next two years to massively expand its data center capacities for applications in the field of artificial intelligence and...