Google’s AI can now lip read →

On the one hand this is cool. Applying this to YouTube could create captions that are far more accurate and helpful to the deaf. It could also be combined with speech-to-text systems to make typing with your voice/lips far better.

On the other hand this is yet another scary thing to add to the pile. It's pretty clear that Google's AI is the one that Elon Musk is worried about (with good reason).