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General election: UK tech braces for prospect of a political pivot

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has called a UK general election for 4 July, raising the prospect that for the first time in 14 years...

World’s first head transplant system revealed

Stop reading if you’re squeamish, but the world’s first ‘head transplant system’ has been unveiled – with hopes to start operating within eight years. Neuroscience...

UK watchdog probes Microsoft AI screenshotting everything on your screen

BRITAIN'S data watchdog is "making enquiries" with Microsoft over its new AI which takes screenshots of your computer activity.The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) says...

UK offers £8.5m for AI safety research grants

The UK government will offer up to £8.5m worth of research grants for projects tackling risks associated with AI. Tech Secretary Michelle Donelan said the...

Microsoft AI feature investigated by UK watchdog over screenshots

A new Microsoft feature that screenshots users' laptops every two seconds is...

UK privacy watchdog examining Microsoft’s AI screenshot tool

The UK’s privacy watchdog is in contact with Microsoft over concerns with the firm’s newly announced feature that constantly takes screenshots on users’ devices. The...

UK Tech Secretary Announces £8.5M for Groundbreaking AI Safety Research

New grants offered to researchers to push boundaries of AI safety researchfunding programme launched as UK government seeks to explore new methods to...

Children learn music tech skills from leading local producer

Steve Watts runs BigDStudios, based in Sidford, which has won eight international film festival awards for sound design and was rated ‘best...

Global AI tech companies agree to set of safety outcomes in ‘world first’

A “precedent for global standards on AI safety” has been established after 16 AI tech companies committed to a set of safety outcomes at...

Historic first as companies spanning North America, Asia, Europe and Middle East agree safety commitments on development of AI

The UK and Republic of Korea have secured commitment from 16 global AI tech companies to a set...

Tech firms not doing enough to combat harmful content before election

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Former UK Prime Minister amazed by Tesla’s full self-driving tech. Know more

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