Wednesday, January 26, 2022

AI in Government: Ethical Considerations and Educational Needs

By Deborah Borfitz, Senior Science Writer, AI Trends In the public sector, adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) appears to have reached a tipping point with...

Connected Car Platforms Making Headway; Microsoft Taking a Lead Role

By AI Trends Staff Connected-car platforms are being advanced by governments and through technology company partnerships, in efforts to improve roadway safety and mobility and...

Amazon, Microsoft Sound Off on Google’s Decision Not to Compete for Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud...

Google’s decision not to bid for the Pentagon’s $10 billion Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud contract drew criticism from the chief executives of two...

Vatican, DoD Weigh in on Ethical AI Principles in Same Week

By AI Trends Staff The Vatican and the Department of Defense both took stances on AI ethics last week. The Department of Defense on Monday held...

Arkansas Government Moving Aggressively to Shore Up Cybersecurity

Arkansas will soon launch an ambitious initiative to include AI to bolster the state’s cybersecurity stance, while developing a scalable defense model that others...

Bipartisan Agreement in Congress on AI Points to Way Forward with China 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  The final report from the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence, released last week, points to a surprisingly bipartisan agreement on the importance...

State, Federal Government Pursuing AI to Reshape Citizen Experience

Over the last 20 years, the ongoing digital revolution has brought massive changes to the way most of us work and live. Artificial Intelligence...

US Patent and Trademark Office Seeking Comment on Impact of AI on Creative Works

By AI Trends Staff The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is getting more involved in AI. One effort is an AI project that aims...

SolarWinds Hack Likely Assisted by AI, Suggests Microsoft’s Smith 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  The massive attack on US government agencies and US businesses that is a suspected Russian espionage operation was...

San Francisco Lawmaker Proposes to Ban Government Face Recognition

A San Francisco lawmaker is proposing what would be a nationwide first: a complete moratorium on local government use of facial-recognition technology. Introduced by...




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