Tech-Pentagon tension probably isn’t going away anytime soon

Workers have called on Google and other big tech companies to refuse Pentagon deals to harness the power of AI.
Google is still working with the U.S. Defense Department on an initiative known as Project Maven, training computers to recognize objects in images, such as photographs taken by drones, Gizmodo reports. That’s despite the reservations of thousands of employees who’ve reportedly petitioned the company to end its involvement with the military, with about a dozen even quitting over Google’s role in the project

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