Wednesday, November 25, 2020
A GPT-3 bot posted comments on Reddit for a week and no one noticed

A GPT-3 bot posted comments on Reddit for a week and no one noticed

Busted: A bot powered by OpenAI’s powerful GPT-3 language model has been unmasked after a week of posting comments on Reddit. Under the username /u/thegentlemetre, the bot was interacting with...

Strike Graph raises $3.9M to help automate security audits – TechCrunch

Compliance automation isn’t exactly the most exciting topic, but security audits are big business and companies that aim to get a SOC 2, ISO 207001 or FedRamp certification can often...
How AI will revolutionize manufacturing

How AI will revolutionize manufacturing

Ask Stefan Jockusch what a factory might look like in 10 or 20 years, and the answer might leave you at a crossroads between fascination and bewilderment....
Deepfake Putin is here to warn Americans about their self-inflicted doom

Deepfake Putin is here to warn Americans about their self-inflicted doom

How they were made: RepresentUs worked with the creative agency Mischief at No Fixed Address, which came up with the idea of using dictators to deliver the message. They filmed...
Facebook is training robot assistants to hear as well as see

Facebook is training robot assistants to hear as well as see

The algorithms build on FAIR’s work in January of this year, when an agent was trained in Habitat to navigate unfamiliar environments without a map. Using just a depth-sensing camera,...

Hypotenuse AI wants to take the strain out of copywriting for e-commerce – TechCrunch

Imagine buying a dress online because a piece of code sold you on its ‘flattering, feminine flair’ — or convinced you ‘romantic floral details’ would outline your figure with ‘timeless...

You can help a Mars Rover’s AI learn to tell rocks from dirt –...

Mars Rover Curiosity has been on the Red Planet for going on eight years, but its journey is nowhere near finished — and it’s still getting upgrades. You can help...

DARPA snags Intel to lead its machine learning security tech – TechCrunch

Chip maker Intel has been chosen to lead a new initiative led by the U.S. military’s research wing, DARPA, aimed at improving cyber-defenses against deception attacks on machine...

Google brings IBM Power Systems to its cloud – TechCrunch

As Google Cloud looks to convince more enterprises to move to its platform, it needs to be able to give businesses an onramp for their existing legacy infrastructure and...

Sisense nabs $100M at a $1B+ valuation for accessible big data business analytics –...

Sisense, an enterprise startup that has built a business analytics business out of the premise of making big data as accessible as possible to users — whether it be through...

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