Steven Millward, reporting for Tech in Asia;
Researchers made the AI-powered mimicry tech for well-meaning reasons, but this could have nefarious uses in creating fake news.
This is interesting, creepy and disturbing in so many levels. Just think of all the (legal, political, religious, etc.) implications that this software/AI can cause.
Eva Xiao, reporting for Tech in Asia;
After a rocky year of Galaxy Note 7 explosions, Samsung is starting the new year with good news.
On Wednesday at CES, the Korean tech giant announced the launch of the Samsung NEXT Fund, a US$150 million venture capital fund for early-stage startups in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, internet-of-things, and other “frontier technologies.”