At Google I/O, CEO Sundar Pichai shows new AI features for Google Photos that can suggest fixes to your pictures.
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At Google's biggest event of the year, CEO Sundar Pichai introduced Google Duplex, a new AI software that talks eerily like a human, and even uses realistic stammers like "um" and "ahh."
Google Duplex is designed to make phone calls for the user, and demonstrations implied that the humans on the other end of the phone calls didn't realize they were speaking with software, causing an uproar of ethical criticism.
Today, Google confirmed that Duplex — which is not yet widely...
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