5 things about AI you may have missed today: From ChatGPT drafts’s law to AI voice mimicry scams and more

AI Roundup: ChatGPT drafts law to regulate AI, Sarah Silverman sues OpenAI and Meta, and much more.

| Updated on: Jul 10 2023, 21:28 IST
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1/6 Big camera upgrade: The standard iPhone 15 is expected to get a new 48MP primary camera that was introduced in the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max last year. This will be a big upgrade considering that standard iPhones always had to be content with with 12MP cameras.  (HT Tech)
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2/6 Chipset: iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus come with a an year-old A15 Bionic chipset, while the new A16 Bionic chipset was an exclusive on iPhone 14 Pro models. iPhone 15 is expected to get an A16 Bionic chipset. (HT Tech)
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3/6 Dynamic Island: Apple analyst Mark Gurman claimed that this year, all iPhone 15 models will feature Dynamic Island. This means that the iPhone 15 will completely ditch the notch display from the flagship iPhone series.  (Pixabay)
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4/6 USB-C port: All four iPhone 15 models, including the standard iPhone 15 are tipped to feature a USB-C port while replacing the years-old Lightning port.  (Unsplash)
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5/6 Display changes: the iPhone 15 may feature a 6.2-inch display instead of a 6.1-inch. However, the leaks suggest that the iPhone 15 models will stick to 60Hz like iPhone 14.  (HT Tech)
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6/6 Price: The Pro models of the iPhone 15 series are expected to get a price hike of at least $100, Tom’s Guide report suggested. However, there is no word so far on the expected iPhone 15 price. With the huge upgrades it is set to get, the price hike may just be announced although it will be a difficult decision to make for Apple. (REUTERS)
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It has been an extremely interesting day for AI globally! ChatGPT drafts a law to regulate AI in Costa Rica, dividing experts; Sarah Silverman sues OpenAI and Meta for AI copyright infringement; Dell Technologies and Intel launch ‘AI Lab in India' for next-gen skills development- this and more in our daily AI roundup. Let us take a look.

1. ChatGPT drafts law to regulate AI in Costa Rica

Costa Rican lawmakers turned to ChatGPT, an AI chatbot, to draft a law regulating artificial intelligence. The resulting bill recommends establishing an institution to oversee AI systems, focusing on accountability, explainability, bias prevention, and protecting human rights. However, opinions on the bill are divided, with some praising its positive reception while others criticize its lack of concrete measures. The legislation is currently undergoing public discussion and is set to be debated in Congress after amendments. Costa Rica has joined other Latin American countries in the pursuit of imposing AI regulation.

2. Sarah Silverman sues OpenAI and Meta for AI copyright infringement

Comedian Sarah Silverman, along with authors Christopher Golden and Richard Kadrey, has filed lawsuits against OpenAI and Meta, alleging copyright infringement. They claim that OpenAI's ChatGPT and Meta's LLaMA AI models were trained using their works without permission. The authors state that their copyrighted books were included in the training data without their consent. The lawsuits also mention the use of "shadow library" sites, which have been traditionally used by the AI-training community to source materials.

3. Dell Technologies and Intel launch ‘AI Lab in India' for next-gen skills development

Dell Technologies and Intel have announced their collaboration to establish an AI lab in India. The partnership aims to integrate Intel's "AI for Youth" program into the curriculum of the Lords Institute of Engineering & Technology in Telangana. By incorporating AI education and training, the institute aims to equip students with industry-relevant skills and reduce the digital skills gap. The program includes teacher training, AI curriculum, bootcamps, AI-Thons, and virtual showcases for students.

4. Formula One: How AI, Data, and Analytics are reshaping the future of racing

Formula One (F1) is undergoing a technological revolution with the integration of artificial intelligence (AI), data, and analytics. These advancements are reshaping car design, race performance, and the fan experience. Christian Horner, CEO of Oracle Red Bull Racing, emphasises the pivotal role of data in every aspect of the sport. Cutting-edge technologies like AI and data analytics are being utilised to gain a competitive edge and achieve faster lap times.

5. Rise in AI voice mimicry scams: experts warn of scammers impersonating loved ones in distress

Experts are raising concerns about scammers using AI to replicate the voices of loved ones in distress. One victim, Jennifer DeStefano, received a call from someone who sounded exactly like her daughter, begging for help. The scammers demanded a million dollars. Such AI-based scams have seen a significant increase, with phone and cyber scams totaling around $10 billion in losses for Americans in 2022, according to the FBI. Social media content can provide scammers with the necessary material to mimic voices.

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First Published Date: 10 Jul, 21:28 IST