AI with AI
Episode 2.32: Who Manipulates the Manipulators? (Part 1)
Andy and Dave discuss early thoughts from the House Intelligence Committee hearing on deep fakes, manipulated media, and AI; artists take a shot at Mark Zuckerberg to demonstrate the power of fake videos; the House Armed Services Committee doubles Joint AI funding; Google AI releases the Google Research Football Environment; a study examines the amount of CO2 released when training AI models; Microsoft provides an AI curriculum for government decision-makers; Microsoft also removes access to a database with 10 million “celebrity” images; and Rodney Brooks and Gary Marcus launch startup Robust.AI, which aims to build the first industrial-grade cognitive platform for robots. Research from CMU, Google AI, and Stanford “peeks into the future” by predicting the future activities and locations of people in videos.