Artificial Intelligence

Is the Cure to Male Loneliness … ‘Her’?

Spike Jonze’s AI romance remains a timely meditation on the wonders of and obstacles to intimacy.

Right Back Where We Started From

A wild few days at OpenAI exposed fault lines in the world of tech.

Our Best Stuff From a Week Filled With Gratitude

Israel’s war on Hamas, Sam Altman and artificial general intelligence, and more.

Understanding the Dawn of the Artificial General Intelligence Era

The Sam Altman saga reflects deep industry divisions over the speed and safety of AGI development.

Tomorrow Never Knows

The Biden administration seeks to rein in rapidly advancing artificial intelligence tech.

The End of the Writers’ Strike, Explained

What a new agreement means for Hollywood and AI.

‘Dispossessed of Their Pathetic Livelihoods’ 

On Sen. Josh Hawley’s plan to ‘save’ low-wage jobs from artificial intelligence.

Rep. Jeff Jackson Sizes Up China and AI

The freshman Democrat reflects on his first few months in Congress.

Fake News Meets Artificial Intelligence

As disinformation becomes even more rampant, ‘prebunking’ can help fight back.

Are AI Experts Worried About Its Threat to Humanity?

Why some are concerned about the seemingly outlandish.

The States’ Approach to Artificial Intelligence, Explained

Privacy concerns take precedence in the rush to regulate AI.

The Worst Possible Reason to Support New AI Regulation

Be wary of big businesses asking to be reined in.

The Biden Administration’s Approach to AI, Explained

The government already regulates artificial intelligence, but future federal policy will depend on how Congress understands its risks.

Microsoft Issues Warning About Chinese AI That Microsoft Helped Create

The company’s China outpost has trained scientists who’ve gone on to work for top surveillance companies.

Fact Check: Clip of Fighting AI Robot Is Computer Generated, Not Real

A viral TikTok is fooling social media users.