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Welcome to this week's AI roundup, where The Reg has - among other things - tried to lift the veil off the Clearview saga, and got the low-down from Nervana co-founder Naveen Rao, who is leaving Intel following the cancellation of the startup's neural network training chip. Clearview drama: The controversial startup Clearview …

  1. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    "We are [..] working on complying with their terms and conditions"

    Well it's about damn time you did. It seems pretty clear that you abused just about everything you could. That kind of behavior should be slapped with a personal fine for the CEO coupled with the interdiction of ever managing anything more important than a porta-potty for the rest of his effin' life.

    Is it just me, or are the scum just crawling out the woodwork now ?

    1. Rich 11 Silver badge

      Re: "We are [..] working on complying with their terms and conditions"

      The scum have always been crawling out of the woodwork.

  2. SVV Silver badge

    Facebook hopes that by having a better understanding of how fake news spreads......

    It spreads by people posting it on Facebook!

    1. Paul Crawford Silver badge
      Facepalm

      Re: Facebook hopes that by having a better understanding of how fake news spreads......

      Exactly. If they simply stopped the share/like feature it would all but die as folk would have to work harder to actually write the crap down and those will be few and far between.

      Oh, forgot! That might hit advertisement revenue and that would never do.

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