Google to stop making A.I. tools for oil and gas firms

Google to stop making A.I. tools for oil and gas firms

Google has assured to stop making customized A.I. tools for oil & gas firms. This comes after a Greenpeace report highlighted how US tech companies are helping oil & gas firms find fossil fuels globally and thereby profit from the climate destruction. This move has been welcomed by Greenpeace USA however they acknowledged that Google still has a few legacy contracts with oil and gas firms.

Beisht Kione
Beisht Kione 1 weeks

This makes room for other tech companies to grow. Maybe one day they will be able to compete and crush Google. That would be a lovely Beginning of the End story for Google

Lee 1 weeks

Because taking away access to efficiency tools will stop it from happening, instead of just making it more dangerous for workers and the environment. Good thinking Google.

The Oracle8191
The Oracle8191 1 weeks

Go worry about your diversity quota bullshi7, Google.

noonespecific 1 weeks

Oil and gas firms to stop supplying energy to Google.

Blaeingr 1 weeks

Ok, sure, awesome, like ONG can't hire a bazillion other companies who write garbage AI. BTW Greenpeace still exists!?! LOL, I thought they were done for when "fat shaming" became a crime🤔😛

MoralKombat 1 weeks

Good! Silicon Valley needs more competition if only to help curb their ideological biases, if this opens the market for other companies to step in and provide the tools needed to make oil drilling safer, more efficient, and thus more eco-friendly I'm not seeing how this is a bad thing. 🤷🏼‍♂️ Thank you Greenpeace for helping to encourage a more open market in the tech industry. 👍🏻

Individual > collective
Individual > collective 1 weeks

Everyday we inch closer...

Julian 1 weeks

But they’ll probably continue to make AI for the deep state and China

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