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  • DeepMind Co-Founder: AI Is Fundamentally a “Labor Replacing Tool”

    DeepMind Co-Founder: AI Is Fundamentally a “Labor Replacing Tool”

    Welcome to AI This Week, Gizmodo’s weekly deep dive on what’s been happening in artificial intelligence. For months, I’ve been harping on a particular point, which is that artificial intelligence tools—as they’re currently being deployed—are mostly good at one thing: Replacing human employees. The “AI revolution” has mostly been a corporate one, an insurrection against…


  • Google’s New AI Weatherman Will Leave Forecasters in the Dust

    Google’s New AI Weatherman Will Leave Forecasters in the Dust

    Finally, a robot to tell you which jacket you should wear to the function. Google DeepMind, the search giant’s AI-centric brain trust, just announced a new weather forecasting model that beats traditional systems more than 90% of the time. Named GraphCast, the machine learning model promises 10-day predictions that are better, faster, and more energy-efficient…