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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...

AI Systems Evolving Rapidly Across Nations, Governments, Industries, Organizations and Academia (NGIOA)

By Jayshree Pandya, Founder and CEO of Risk Group LLC This is an age of artificial intelligence (AI) driven automation and autonomous machines. The increasing...

How The World’s Biggest Banks are Doubling Down on AI

When we think of companies at the forefront of technological innovation, global financial institutions don’t necessarily come to mind. Instead, massive tech giants like...

Concerns About Ethics Found To Hold Canada Back in Putting AI to Work

 By Jodie Wallis, Accenture Canada’s AI Lead, and Amber Mac, technology reporter  The race is on for global industry leaders to take advantage of artificial...

Singapore’s Model Framework on Ethical Use of AI a “Living Document”

Singapore has released a framework on how artificial intelligence (AI) can be ethically and responsibly used, which businesses in the Republic and elsewhere can...

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...

How to Tackle AI’s Problem with Bias

One of the problems in society that AI decision-making was meant to solve, was bias. After all, aren’t computers less likely to have inherent...

How Google’s Jigsaw Is Trying to Detoxify the Internet

By Rob Marvin, Associate Features Editor, PC Magazine The internet can feel like a toxic place. Trolls descend on comment sections and social media threads to hurl...

IBM Research: Many AI Systems Are Trained Using Biased Data

AI systems are only as good as the data we put into them. Bad data can contain implicit racial, gender, or ideological biases. Many...

Former Google Chief to Chair Government AI Advisory Group

Federal leaders on Jan. 18 announced the 15 tech experts who will serve on the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence. The commission, created by...






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