OpenAI introduced Jukebox, a new AI model that generates genre-specific music

Artificial intelligence research laboratory OpenAI today debuted a new generative model that’s able to make music called Jukebox. It’s technologically impressive, even if the results sound like mushy versions of songs that might feel familiar. According to the post on OpenAI’s blog, the researchers chose to work on music because it’s hard. And even if they’re not exactly what I’d call music, the results the researchers got were impressive; there are recognizable chords and melodies and words (sometimes).

Google rolls out new AI-powered product for banks processing PPP loans

Google on Friday announced the launch of the PPP Lending AI Solution, a new product designed to help financial institutions quickly process loan applications from small businesses seeking assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic. The new tool comprises three different components to help banks track loan applications, extract data from applications for quick processing, and analyze historical loan data.

Salesforce’s AI Economist taps reinforcement learning to generate optimal tax policies

Salesforce today announced the AI Economist, a research environment designed to elucidate how economic design might be improved with techniques from the field of AI and machine learning. The goal is to help economists, governments, and others design tax policies that optimize not only productivity and conservation, but that promote widespread, whole-country social equality.

How Technology Change Our Life Today

Over the years, technology has revolutionized our world and daily lives. Technology has created amazing tools and resources, putting useful information at our fingertips.

Modern technology has paved the way for multi-functional devices like the smartwatch and the smartphone. Computers are increasingly faster, more portable, and higher-powered than ever before. With all of these revolutions, technology has also made our lives easier, faster, better, and more fun.