Sunday, October 17, 2021

Beware of Artificial Stupidity

I learned a few things from reading an excerpt from Yuval Noah Harari’s book, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, published in the October issue...

President Prioritizes Cybersecurity Protection, Response and Zero Trust 

By AI Trends Staff  President Joe Biden in May released an Executive Order on improving the nation’s cybersecurity, an effort to respond to recent cyber...

Trusting Own Abilities Over Computer Might Hold Back Use of AI in Military

If you were convinced you knew the way home, would you still turn on your GPS? Army scientists recently attempted to answer a similar question...

Federal Government Spending on AI is Accelerating 

By AI Trends Staff   AI is a major priority for US federal agencies and its adoption is accelerating, in part due to urgency following the...

Executive Interview: Dr. Tim Grayson, Director STO, DARPA  

Cyber-Physical System of Systems Architecture with Human On the Loop  Dr. Timothy Grayson is the Director of the Strategic Technology Office (STO) at DARPA. In this role,...

Pentagon Struggling to Take Advantage of Artificial Intelligence

The Pentagon sees artificial intelligence and related technologies as key enablers of future military operations. But the Defense Department faces challenges as it seeks...

San Jose Relying on Planning, Collaboration to be Smartest City

The San Jose Smart City Vision is a plan that uses technology and data-driven decision-making to promote safety, sustainability, economic opportunity and quality of...

AI Helping State and Local Governments Meet Increasing Demands 

By AI Trends Staff   The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) has cleared its 2020 backlog of thousands of unemployment insurance claims with the help...

Elon Musk calls for global ban on autonomous weapons – killer robots

Tesla boss Elon Musk is among a group of 116 founders of robotics and artificial intelligence companies who are calling on the United Nations...




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