Our digest of the last week in AI news is out!

Click on for a summary of the major stories about AI related to advances & business, concerns & hype, analysis & policy, and more.


Our Last Week in AI News #19 is out!

Click to read on about supposedly full self driving, automation woes, AI music, and more!


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Check out our digest of last week's AI news!

With mini-briefs on the stories "A new bill would force companies to check their algorithms for bias" , "It’s an educational revolution’: how AI is transforming university life", and "Killer Apps".


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We are relaunching our AI digest newsletters!

Now it shall be "Last Week in AI News", with 'mini-briefs' on a few stories and a bunch of links as before - check out the first one now!


With thanks to @AnimaAnandkumar @jackclarkSF @filippie509 @mattoyeah @AndrewOrlowski @MattSimon @mrMattSimon @autonomia75 and many more for informing this piece.

With the dust having settled, we now provide a summary of the whole @OpenAI GPT-2 saga, courtesy of @keratin7 and @andrey_kurenkov.

TLDR: intentions good, outcome bad

skynettoday.com/briefs/gpt2 t.co/McaMPCQUfz

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