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AI DIGEST: Meta’s AI Sandbox, SAP and Microsoft Collaboration, OpenAI CEO Urges Regulation

AI Regulation US Senate OpenAI
By Nicolo Finazzi
Nicolo Finazzi

3 Min

May 19, 2023

Meta introduces AI Sandbox and Enhances Meta Advantage Tools for Advertisers

Meta, the parent company of Facebook, is taking a significant leap forward in the world of advertising by introducing the AI Sandbox and enhancing its Meta Advantage suite. The AI Sandbox serves as a testing ground for generative AI-powered advertising tools, empowering advertisers to create more engaging and efficient ads. It includes features like:

  • Text Variation
  • Background Generation
  • Image Outcropping

Thanks to the AI Sandbox, advertisers can leverage artificial intelligence to optimize their ad campaigns.

The Meta Advantage suite is also getting a boost with improved ad automation tools, enabling advertisers to harness the power of AI for enhanced audience targeting and streamlined ad creation. By leveraging these advancements, advertisers can maximize the impact of their campaigns while reducing manual labor.

As these new tools and features reshape the advertising landscape, Meta is at the forefront of driving innovation and redefining the way advertisers engage with their audiences.

SAP and Microsoft Team Up to Unleash the Power of Generative AI

SAP, a leading provider of enterprise software, has announced a strategic collaboration with Microsoft to harness the power of generative artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. This partnership aims to bridge the talent gap in AI and equip organizations with the necessary tools and resources to leverage AI effectively.

By integrating Microsoft's generative AI technologies into its offerings, SAP aims to provide businesses with innovative solutions to enhance productivity, streamline operations, and enable data-driven decision-making. In our view, this collaboration will likely:

  • Empower organizations to automate processes.
  • Help businesses gain actionable insights.
  • Unlock new opportunities for growth.

SAP's commitment to delivering cutting-edge AI solutions aligns with its vision of driving digital transformation and helping businesses thrive in an increasingly competitive landscape. Through this collaboration with Microsoft, SAP reinforces its position as a leader in enterprise software and AI-driven innovation.

Meta introduces AI Sandbox and Enhances Meta Advantage Tools for Advertisers

Sam Altman, the CEO of OpenAI, recently appeared before a US Senate committee to testify on the critical importance of regulating artificial intelligence. In his testimony, Altman expressed concerns about the potential risks associated with uncontrolled AI development and stressed the need for proactive measures to ensure ethical and responsible AI practices. OpenAI, as a leading AI research organization, actively advocates for the establishment of policies and frameworks that promote transparency, accountability, and fairness in AI systems.

Altman's testimony contributes to the ongoing global conversation surrounding AI regulation. With the rapid advancements in AI technology, it is imperative to establish guidelines and safeguards that prioritize human safety, privacy, and the responsible deployment of AI. OpenAI remains committed to collaborating with industry stakeholders and policymakers to shape AI regulation and foster a future where AI benefits society while minimizing potential risks.