Neighboring rights: nearly 140 publications have signed an agreement with Google – Image

June 13, 2022 at 8:06 p.m. By AFP Some 140 publications have so far signed compensation contracts with Google under copyright “neighboring rights” under framework agreements concluded in recent months with two structures representing daily newspapers and magazines, the company said. to AFP on Monday. Rights related to copyright were established for digital platforms in … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Google, Facebook, Twitter will have to tackle deepfakes or risk EU fines – sources

BRUSSELS, June 13 (Reuters) – Alphabet Unit Google (GOOGL.O), Facebook, Twitter (TWTR.N) and other tech companies will have to take action to counter deepfakes and fake accounts on their platforms or risk heavy fines under an updated EU code of practice, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. The European Commission will publish the … Read more

Google “it loads” one of its most legendary services, 16 years after its launch

Farewell forever to another of Google’s messaging services: Talk disappears once and for all. In 2005, Google introduced an instant messaging service in Gmail called Google Talk. The tool has been operational for seventeen years, although in recent years Google has promoted the use of Hangouts as an alternative to Talk. Today, seventeen years after … Read more

Google engineer compares AI to ‘a child of seven or eight’ and gets dismissed

June 13, 2022 Today at 15:32 Google has fired one of its engineers working on artificial intelligence after the man claimed the computer was capable of thinking and even having human feelings. “The TheMDA (Language Model for Dialogue Applications, in other words artificial intelligence, Editor’s note) is comparable to a 7 or 8 year old … Read more