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Would Google's self-driving-car stop when it sees somebody with a T-shirt with a stop sign printed on it?

Google’s self-driving car most likely uses mapping of traffic signs using google street view images for roadway inventory management. If traffic signs are not in its database, it can still “see” and ...
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Would you term Google's Captchas as Turing Test?

In the standard Turing test (or imitation game), the interrogator can ask multiple arbitrary questions, while, in the case of captchas, usually, there's only one question or problem. Additionally, in ...
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Where is memory stored in a chatbot like LaMDA?

What goes out of my understanding in this particular situation, is how the notion of a "previous conversation" can be processed by a similar system: is this memory somehow stored in the ...
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What is an intuitive explanation of how Google's AutoML works?

Google's AutoML is really a good idea in terms of autonomous model design. You can find the details in this blog. Let me explain briefly. We, data scientists, design new networks by following ...
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How does Google's self-driving car identify pedestrians?

The AI of the car uses sensor data to process all the data and classifies objects based on the size, shape and movement patterns. It can recognize surroundings from a 360 degree perspective by making ...
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Why is it illegal for Google's autonomous car to drive on the road by itself?

The question is based on a false fact: in Michigan, it is currently legal (under certain conditions described here ) for an autonomous car to operate without a driver. The reason that the federal ...
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Who manufactures Google's Tensor Processing Units?

Google has not released the manufacturing details for their TPUs. However, it's suspected that they're produced by either Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing or GlobalFoundries, as these are some of ...
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How does Google's search engine choose its autocomplete solution?

In general, Google autocompletes (and produces search results) based on wide variety of factors, including (but not limited to) your location, your search history, your other Google accounts, your ...
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Why do self-driving cars use a radar?

##Why Some Investors and Researchers Prefer Radar Over Radar, and Thereof Recent Developments in Radar Direct Answer to Your Question / What This Answer is About " ... Why does Google use radar?...
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Why do self-driving cars use a radar?

LIDARs, especially cheap LIDARs, have problems with reflective surfaces (like metallic paint on cars), strong lights like car headlights, weather(rain, snow, hail, fog), and have a considerably ...
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How do Google cars recognize the traffic signs?

I'm not sure what Google is using to perform that task, but most companies use region based convolutional neural nets to locate traffic signs and other objects. But other companies use a deep neural ...
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How is a LLM able to override its prior knowledge through In-Context Learning?

Ok-Translator-5878 gave you a good reference on Reddit: Why Can GPT Learn In-Context? Language Models Implicitly Perform Gradient Descent as Meta-Optimizers Damai Dai , Yutao Sun , Li Dong , Yaru Hao ,...
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Does this diagram represent several LSTMs, or one through several timesteps?

are the LSTM cells on a given row all the same cell, with time flowing forward from left to right? Yes this is correct The x-axis on this figure is basically the time axis. Essentially all pink boxes ...
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Can Google's patented ML algorithms be used commercially?

Can you use them commercially? Yes. Is Google able to sue you any time they want? Yes. Will they do that... Probably not. Google isn't a known patent bully, I would give them the benefit of ...
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Google's Principles of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence at Google — Our Principles Objectives for AI Applications Be socially beneficial. Avoid creating or reinforcing unfair bias. Be built and tested for safety. Be ...
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Why is it illegal for Google's autonomous car to drive on the road by itself?

This answer addresses the incorrect assumption that the US government prohibits it (that is, here's no federal law against it, but state laws vary), so I will address the incorrect assumption that ...
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