Here Are All the Problems With Trump’s Artificial Intelligence Council

… White House committee on artificial intelligence is pretty artificial itself. Last week the … was the culmination of the Artificial Intelligence for American Industry Summit, which … Trump’s Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence (or lack thereof) also raises … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Here…

White House Establishes AI Advisory Committee

The White House has established the “Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence” to advise the President and coordinate AI policies among executive branch agencies. The Office of Science and Technology Policy, NSF, and DARPA will lead the interagency committee. According to the White House, the goals…

White House to Create Artificial Intelligence Task Force

… . The new Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence will operate under the National … Agency, the report said. “As artificial intelligence transforms everything from agriculture to … . “The White House’s new artificial intelligence advisory committee is a great … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

U.S. House Report Finds FBI Cyberattack Victim Notification Inadequate

The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence has published a redacted version of its report on Russian interference with the 2016 Presidential Election. The report concludes that Russia did conduct cyberattacks on U.S. political institutions in 2015 and 2016. It also found that the FBI’s…

Platform Censorship Won’t Fix the Internet

The House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on “The Filtering Practices of Social Media Platforms” on April 26. Public attention to this issue is important: calls for online platform owners to police their members’ speech more heavily inevitably lead to legitimate voices being silenced…

EPIC to Congress: Enhanced Surveillance at Border Will Impact Rights of U.S. Citizens

EPIC has sent a statement to the House Homeland Security Committee in advance of a hearing with the Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection. EPIC urged the Committee to ask the CBP Commissioner about the collection of biometric data at US airports. EPIC described the…

UK government’s House of Lords says ethics must take centre stage when developing artificial intelligence

… of Lords Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has published a report calling … , economic and ethical implications surrounding artificial intelligence – called for an international … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE UK government’s House of Lords says ethics must take centre stage when developing…

EPIC to House Oversight Committee: Support Release of Trump Tax Records

In advance of a hearing regarding IRS oversight, EPIC sent a statement to a House committee urging the release of President Trump’s tax returns. As EPIC explained, “candidates for the Presidency have routinely released tax record information to the American public. Mr. Trump broke with…

EPIC Sues to Enforce Transparency Obligations of FAA’s Drone Advisory Committee

EPIC has filed suit to enforce the open government obligations of the Drone Advisory Committee, an industry-dominated committee that advises the Federal Aviation Administration on U.S. drone policy. For over a year, the Committee has conducted much of its work in secret and ignored the…