How an AI firm dissected disinformation early in the Israel-Hamas war

Troops search for identification and personal effects at the Supernova Music Festival site, where hundreds were killed and dozens taken by Hamas militants in October.

WASHINGTON When Hamas militants attacked Israel in early October, killing and abducting more than 1,000 people, videos, images and texts flooded social media. Rumors and bad information proliferated, blurring the line between reality and fiction. Primer’s artificial intelligence and data analysis company monitored the situation remotely using Command software. The company demonstrated its AI-based analytics …

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American Muslims tell Biden no ceasefire in Gaza, no vote

American Muslims tell Biden no ceasefire in Gaza, no vote

U.S. President Joe Biden holds an event to sign an executive order on artificial intelligence in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 30, 2023. Reuters/Lea Millis acquired licensing rights WASHINGTON, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Muslim Americans and some Democratic Party activists say they will work to mobilize millions of Muslim …

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The role of artificial intelligence in the war between Israel and Hamas so far

The role of artificial intelligence in the war between Israel and Hamas so far

Artificial intelligence is changing the world, and our new GZERO AI video series explores what it means for you, from misinformation and regulation to economic and political impacts. Hosted by Taylor Owen, professor at McGill University’s Max Bell School of Public Policy and director of its Center for Media, Technology and Democracy, and Mariette Schacke, …

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