Biden to Speak on Supreme Court’s Voiding of Roe v. Wade

The high court’s decision, released shortly after 10 am in Washington, wipes out the constitutional right to abortion, likely rendering the procedure illegal or at best severely restricted in half the country. Many Democratic congressional leaders and other senior figures in the party, including former President Barack Obama, have also decried the court’s action. .

AI’s Hold Over Humans Is Starting to Get Stronger

(Bloomberg Opinion) – It has been an exasperating week for computer scientists. They’ve been falling over each other to publicly denounce claims from Google engineer Blake Lemoine, chronicled in a Washington Post report, that his employer’s language-predicting system was sentient and deserved all of the rights associated with consciousness. .

Sheryl Sandberg’s Legacy Is An Internet Of Targeted, Automated Ads

(Bloomberg Businessweek) – When she announced her resignation as chief operating officer of Meta Platforms Inc. on June 1, Sheryl Sandberg posted an essay celebrating her long partnership with Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and recounting her achievements there since 2008. She brought up, of course, and the company’s 3 billion users, but barely alluded to … Read more