Google limits election-related AI use, including restricting election-related queries with Bard
- Google is implementing measures to prevent misuse of its platform during the 2024 elections.
- It will limit election-related queries on its AI products, Bard and Search Generative Experience (SGE), require disclosure of AI-generated content in ads, and introduce labels for synthetic content on YouTube.
- Google will also enhance cybersecurity for high-risk individuals during elections.
Google Gemini heads to developers amid lukewarm reception
- Google’s Gemini system, designed to outperform OpenAI’s GPT-4, has received mixed reviews.
- While Google claims superior performance, the margin is slim and its multimodal functionality is not yet fully available.
- Despite this, experts believe the system’s ability to interchange between voice, text, and imagery could revolutionize AI applications.
New language model breakthrough on Nature: Google DeepMind’s FunSearch addresses a longstanding mathematics challenge
- A collaborative research team has developed FunSearch, a novel approach that combines a Large Language Model (LLM) with an evaluator to solve complex mathematical problems.
- The method evolves low-scoring programs into high-scoring ones, leading to the discovery of new algorithms.
- FunSearch has successfully addressed the longstanding cap set problem, outperforming current computational solvers.
Google unveils MedLM generative AI models for healthcare with HCA, Augmedix and BenchSci as early testers
- Google has launched MedLM, a set of AI models for healthcare applications, available through Google Cloud.
- The models, developed from the Med-PaLM 2 platform, are being tested by HCA, Augmedix, and BenchSci.
- The models are designed to assist with tasks such as medical note creation, drug discovery, and improving patient experiences.
Google unveils VideoPoet, a new LLM for video generation
- Google has introduced VideoPoet, a large language model (LLM) for video generation. It performs tasks like text-to-video conversion, video stylisation, and video-to-audio conversion.
- VideoPoet stands out for its ability to create coherent large motions in videos and its integration of multiple video generation capabilities.
- However, its real-world application and effectiveness are still under debate.