Groundbreaking new AI partnership brings together Google, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Facebook

Image: iStockphoto.com/iLexx In recognizing the huge impact of artificial intelligence in our world today—with big data and machine learning powering a growing explosion of AI in every sphere of our lives, from self-driving cars to customer service chatbots—the world’s biggest tech giants have formed an alliance to prepare for AI’s challenges. On Wednesday, Facebook, Microsoft, IBM, Amazon, and Google announced the creation of a “Partnership on AI.” According to its website, the group was formed to “study and formulate best practices on AI technologies, to advance the public’s understanding of AI, and to serve as an open platform for discussion and engagement about AI and its influences on people and society.” AI experts see this mostly as a good thing. “The Partnership on AI reflects the increasing presence of AI…


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