What are the biggest facepalm moments you have ever experienced?

What are the biggest facepalm moments you have ever experienced? by Somil Bansal

Answer by Somil Bansal:

When Indian media interpreted Artificial Intelligence (AI) as Air India.

This is probably not my biggest facepalm moment, but it’s a recent and good one. So the story goes like this: Sundar Pichai was giving an interview to Indian media.

Media: What is the next big thing at Google?

Mr. Pichai: Google is betting big on AI, machine learning.

Next day, you wake up with the following headline:

I had a pretty good laugh at this, but somewhere many AI researchers died a thousand deaths!

What are the biggest facepalm moments you have ever experienced?

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