Houston-area man’s artificial intelligence scam costs $17,000

Houston-area man's artificial intelligence scam costs $17,000

The US Marshals Service is warning the public about an ongoing phone scam where callers threaten arrest and demand payment. RapidEye/Getty Images An 82-year-old man was swindled out of thousands of dollars after scammers used artificial intelligence technology to impersonate a Texas police officer over the phone, ABC 13’s Erica Simon reports. Jerry, identified only …

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‘Next Level’: US Navy’s unmanned boat fires weapon in Middle East for first time

'Next Level': US Navy's unmanned boat fires weapon in Middle East for first time

A US Navy drone ship successfully fired “lethal munitions” into international waters in the Middle East, officials said Thursday, the first such exercise in the region. The Navy said the unprecedented videotaped exercise took its capabilities to the “next level.” The maneuver – known as Digital Talon – was carried out by Naval Task Force …

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SEC Chairman Gary Gensler says artificial intelligence could spark the next financial crisis

SEC Chairman Gary Gensler says artificial intelligence could spark the next financial crisis

Release date: October 31, 2023 at 3:30 PM ET Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler has a lot to worry about as he seeks to bring order and fairness to America’s $100 trillion capital markets, and there are few issues that worry him more than the spread of artificial intelligence technology. In an exclusive …

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Google Bard asked Bill Nye how artificial intelligence could help prevent the end of the world. This is what the “man of science” said

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You may not know this, but Bill Nye, “The Science Guy,” has professional experience overseeing new and potentially dangerous innovations. Before becoming a renowned science educator, Nye worked as an engineer at Boeing during a period of rapid change in aviation control systems and the need to ensure that the outputs of new systems were …

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Will artificial intelligence take your job or help you?

Will artificial intelligence take your job or help you?

At its best, AI complements work, not replaces workers. (Martin Meissner | AP) In this Nov. 29, 2019 photo, a metal head made from engine parts symbolizes artificial intelligence at the Essen Auto Show for Tuning and Motorsport in Essen, Germany. Artificial intelligence will continue to influence global workplaces. Written by Bob Helbig special tribune …

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10 important questions about artificial intelligence

10 important questions about artificial intelligence

Use and concepts of artificial intelligence chatbot Catch What are people asking about artificial intelligence? What are the hottest questions? What worries people about artificial intelligence? As an independent professional and executive coach, this topic is increasingly important to me, as it is to my clients and now to readers. So I set out on …

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Israel-Hamas: How an artificial intelligence photo of a baby fooled social media users

Israel-Hamas: How an artificial intelligence photo of a baby fooled social media users

The war between Israel and Hamas has produced so much false or misleading information online that even fact-checkers and analysts struggle. Social media is full of misleading posts and artificial intelligence is making it worse. Advertising Since the start of the war on October 7, most of the misinformation has been about old videos and …

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Unisys unveils quantum-powered logistics optimization tool for airlines

Unisys unveils quantum-powered logistics optimization tool for airlines

Unisys, a global technology solutions company, has introduced Unisys Logistics Optimization, the first advanced analytics solution powered by quantum energy. The new tool aims to help airlines maximize revenue in their cargo operations by providing solutions to complex logistics problems in seconds, as opposed to traditional computational tools that take years to collect and learn …

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You can now chat with one of the creepy AI meta characters

Artificial intelligence is everywhere and will only continue to dominate our lives. You don’t even need to download anything specific to AI to try it yourself. In fact, you can do it directly from Instagram. Meta now has its AI chatbots in its various products including Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger and a weird Experience. What …

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So far, AI is a money pit that doesn’t pay off

So far, AI is a money pit that doesn't pay off

Picture: jamesonwu1972 (Stock shutter) Silicon Valley has bet on productive artificial intelligence, but it’s not entirely clear whether the bet will pay off. A New report The Wall Street Journal claims that, despite endless hype about big language models and the automation platforms they power, tech companies Trying to make a profit on artificial intelligence. …

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