Proposed EU regulations aim to restrict AI use based on its risk to public safety or liberty

As artificial intelligence systems get more ubiquitous, the need to regulate their use becomes more apparent. We have already seen how systems like facial recognition can be unreliable at best and biased at worst. Or how governments can misuse AI to impinge on individual rights. The European Union is now considering implementing formal regulation on […]

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Amazon Fire TV Cube Launched in India with Hands-Free Alexa Voice Control, Priced at Rs 12,999

Amazon has launched the Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen) streaming device in India that can be plugged into a TV (with HDMI port) to enable a smart-viewing experience. The new Amazon device also allows customers to voice-control their entertainment system including compatible set-top-box, smart home devices, A/V receivers, etc. As expected, the Amazon Fire TV […]

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Cat’s new phone is the first with built-in antimicrobial protection

Rugged smartphones aren’t a new phenomenon, but a new device from Cat comes with a unique feature: advanced antimicrobial protection built into the handset itself.Covid-19 times have seen more companies focus on devices with a sanitary element, from Wiil. i.am’s and Razer’s expensive face masks to the rise of Kinetic Touchless technology. Cat, which previously […]

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