Sunday, November 28, 2021

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...

Use Case Libraries Aim to Help Provide a Head Start With Applied AI  

By AI Trends Staff   To accelerate the adoption of applied AI, more organizations are putting forward libraries of use cases, offering details of projects to...

How a Feel-Good AI Story Went Wrong in Flint: A Promising Machine-Learning Model Abandoned

More than a thousand days after the water problems in Flint, Michigan, became national news, thousands of homes in the city still have lead...

VA, IBM Extend Watson For Genomics Partnership

The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and IBM Watson Health have announced the extension of a public-private partnership to apply artificial intelligence (AI)...

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...

As Governments Adopt AI, Little Oversight and Lots of Danger

By James Hendler, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Artificial intelligence systems can – if properly used – help make government more effective and responsive, improving the lives of...

‘We Should Be a Lot Further Along Than We Are’ Says Former DOD No....

The Pentagon has recently made a huge push into adopting operationalized artificial intelligence for military applications. But according to former Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, the...

Please Stop Calling Artificial Intelligence Research an ‘Arms Race’

By Justin Sherman We see the phrase everywhere — the United States and China are in an artificial intelligence “arms race.” It manifests in op-eds, news articles and television...

DOD Unveils Its AI Strategy Following White House Executive Order

The Defense Department launched its artificial intelligence strategy on Feb. 12 in concert with the White House executive order that created the American Artificial Intelligence Strategy. “The...

We Need to Be Smart About How Government Uses AI

One of the big misconceptions is that AI is a future technology, akin to humanoid robots that appear in television shows and movies. But...




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