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AI World Executive Summit: Important to Ask the Right Questions 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  Asking the right questions about AI activities matters, especially given the acceleration of AI adoption driven by the...

US Military Seeks to Speed AI Adoption for Support Systems 

By AI Trends Staff   The US military needs to scale up its use of AI or be left behind by adversaries, Lt. Gen. Michael Groen,...

Data Trusts Forming As Alternate Model of Protecting Data Privacy 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   To meet the challenge of providing the vast amount of data required for AI applications, made more challenging...

Three Finalists Selected in $4.5 Million Watson AI XPrize Competition  

By AI Trends Staff   Three finalist companies have been named in the $5 million IBM Watson AI XPrize competition that aims to demonstrate how humans can collaborate...

Research Into Large Language Models Hitting Ethical Bumps 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  A research survey of the machine learning community’s dataset collection shows an over-reliance on poorly curated datasets used...

Best AI Papers of 2020 Broach GPT-3 Large Language Model Concerns 

By AI Trends Staff   The Best AI Papers of 2020 were called out by a writer at GitHub, who posts a video explanation link to each...

WEF Releases Ethics by Design Report as a Guide to Responsible AI 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released “Ethics by Design—An Organizational Approach to the Responsible Use of Technology,”...

How AI is Helping with COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout and Tracking 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   AI has been employed since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic to track the spread of positive...

2021 Predictions: ML Automation, K-anonymity, Hyperautomation, Semantic Graphs 

  From Florian Douetteau, CEO and co-founder of Dataiku:  Inclusive engineering will begin to make its way into the mainstream to support diversity. In order to ensure diversity...

Google Wades Into Controversy with Dismissal of AI Ethicist Timnit Gebru  

By John P. Desmond, Editor, AI Trends  Google ignited a firestorm around its ethics program last week when it let go a prominent AI ethicist, Timnit Gebru,...




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