Google Sidelines Engineer Who Claims Its AI Is Sentient

Google Sidelines Engineer Who Claims Its AI Is Sentient

SAN FRANCISCO – Google placed an engineer on paid leave recently after dismissing his claim that its artificial intelligence is sentient, surfacing yet another failure about the company’s most advanced technology. Blake Lemoine, a senior software engineer at Google’s Responsible AI organization, said in an interview that he was put on leave Monday. The company’s … Read more

Seth MacFarlane Calls Fox A “Complicated ‘Relationship” – Produced By – Deadline

Seth MacFarlane Calls Fox A “Complicated ‘Relationship” – Produced By – Deadline

Multi-hyphenate creative and producing executive Seth MacFarlane struggled to explain the complicated relationship he currently has with the Fox Network Sunday at the 13th annual Produced By conference. Fox is long the home of many of MacFarlane’s signature television ventures, like Family Guy and Cosmos. The conflict is as a result of his feelings about … Read more

The First Look: US Open

The First Look: US Open

Jon Rahm looks to defend his maiden major championship title as the US Open heads from the west coast to the east coast for 2022. This year’s US Open will be contested at The Country Club at Brookline, a return to the Boston-area course for the US Open for the first time since 1988. FIELD … Read more

US set for recession next year, economists predict

US set for recession next year, economists predict

The US economy will tip into a recession next year, according to nearly 70 percent of leading academic economists polled by the Financial Times. The latest survey, conducted in partnership with the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, suggests mounting headwinds for the world’s largest economy after one … Read more

James Beard Awards 2022: Media Award Winners

James Beard Awards 2022: Media Award Winners

Tonight, the James Beard Foundation announced its Media Award winners for 2022, the first awards doled out by the foundation after a two-year hiatus. Some highlights: Cookbook author Kristina Cho was a double winner, taking home the Baking and Desserts award for her debut cookbook Mooncakes and Milk Bread, in addition to earning the foundation’s … Read more