Biden to meet with experts on AI risks and opportunities

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  • Biden’s council, known as PCAST, is composed of science, engineering, technology and medical experts and is co-chaired by the Cabinet-ranked director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Arati Prabhakar.Asked if AI is dangerous, Biden said Tuesday, “It remains to be seen.
  • While tech companies should always be responsible for the safety of their products, Biden’s reminder reflects something new — the emergence of easy-to-use AI tools that can generate manipulative content and realistic-looking synthetic media known as deepfakes, said Rebecca Finley, CEO of the industry-backed Partnership on AI.
By ZEKE MILLER AP White House CorrespondentWASHINGTON (AP) President Joe Biden on Tuesday will meet with his council of advisers on science and technology about the risks and opportunities that r [+1077 chars]