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# AI

Last week
14th April 2024 - 20th April 2024
Creating sexually explicit 'deepfakes' without consent to become a criminal offence in the UK
Meta to tell politicians that app stores should be responsible for age verification
This month
April 2024
ASTI votes to resist Leaving Cert reform amid 'widespread concern' over impact of AI
Last month
March 2024
EU parliament approves 'historic' and wide-ranging new rules on AI
Elon Musk sues OpenAI for 'betraying' company's founding mission for profit
February
February 2024
Debunked: Audio of Gordon Ramsay praising Irish protestors is fabricated, likely by AI
AI algorithms pushing content 'romanticising' suicide to children, Oireachtas Committee hears
Debunked: Image of mountainous hay bales before Eiffel Tower is not a real photograph
Meta to begin labelling AI-generated images posted on its social media platforms
Scammers trick firm out of $26 million by impersonating senior executives using deepfakes
January
January 2024
Why X has moved to block searches for Taylor Swift after an AI-related controversy
US state investigates artificial voice message impersonating Joe Biden ahead of election
17-year-old Limerick student wins top prize at BT Young Scientists 2024
AI-driven misinformation biggest global risk ahead of major elections, according to WEF report
Microsoft adds dedicated AI assistant button to Windows PC keyboards
Last year
2023
New York Times sues OpenAI and Microsoft for using its articles to train AI chatbot
Poll: Are you worried about AI?
Debunked: Picture of Irish homeless woman and children is an AI-generated image
Europe reaches deal on world’s first comprehensive AI rules
Actors formally end strike and usher in protections from use of AI
Fianna Fáil senators warn ‘deepfakes' have 'turbocharged' disinformation threat to elections
Former OpenAI boss Sam Altman to join Microsoft following shock sacking
YouTube to regulate 'synthetic' content amid fears that AI is spreading misinformation and scams
The Beatles release their last song, Now And Then
AI 'one of the biggest threats' to humanity, warns Elon Musk
AI named Word of the Year by Collins Dictionary
Insufficient evidence to rule out threat to humanity from AI, UK government paper says
Tom Hanks warns of ad with AI imposter promoting dental plan
Fake Porn, Real Victims: We must stop the easy use of AI to create nude images of women & girls
Dr Fiona Vera-Gray & Professor Clare McGlynn
Hozier 'absolutely' prepared for Hollywood-style strike over AI threat to the music industry
Mother of murdered two-year-old James Bulger condemns “sick” AI-generated clips of son on TikTok
NUJ has ‘grave concern’ over AI-generated story on refugees published by regional news group
'This is a not a thinking machine': Ireland's experts react to AI industry doomsday warnings
Google developing AI tool for journalism alongside major American newspapers
Analysis: Generative AI won’t replace human creativity, but it will change it
Constance de Saint Laurent & Vlad Glaveanu
Elon Musk launches xAI, his new artificial intelligence startup
AI robots tell UN they could run the world: 'Together, we could achieve great things'
Column: 'Innovation should be encouraged, but not to just benefit oligarchic trillionaires'
Ciarán Casey
Opinion: When it comes to news trust, AI presents both opportunities and risks
Dr Kirsty Park
AI to generate commentary at European Games