Facebook, Google, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft created a partnership to make AI seem less terrifying

The Justice League of artificial intelligence is finally here. Nearly every major tech company with a large investment in AI—namely Facebook, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Google—has joined to create a non-profit organization to educate the public about the technology and share industry best-practices on transparency and ethics. It’s named the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society (also acceptably called the Partnership on AI or PAI). “We recognize we have to take the field forward in a thoughtful and positive and implicitly ethical way,” said Mustafa Suleyman, co-chair of the Partnership on AI and co-founder of Google DeepMind, in a call with journalists before the announcement today (Sept. 28). “The positive impact of AI will depend not only on the quality of our algorithms, but on the level…


Link to Full Article: Facebook, Google, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft created a partnership to make AI seem less terrifying