California: Youth in State Care Deserve Internet Access

The legislation, introduced by Assemblymember Mike Gipson, would benefit more than 50,000 youth in foster care and more than 20,000 youth in secure facilities. It would require county juvenile halls to provide supervised access to computers and the Internet for educational purposes. The bill also…

Crowdsourcing in the age of artificial intelligence: How the crowd will train machines

It was over 10 years ago that I was introduced to the concept of crowdsourcing. I was a student at London Business School when a professor one day came into the classroom with a jar of pennies. He asked us each to take a look…

Hitachi Vantara and Cisco, Deliver Unprecedented Agility and Automation for Flash-Based Storage Infrastructure

Hitachi Vantara recently introduced several new additions to its portfolio that drive data center modernization and complement Cisco Storage Networking offerings (read recent launch).This included new, high-performance storage… VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Hitachi Vantara and Cisco, Deliver Unprecedented Agility and Automation for Flash-Based Storage Infrastructure

Bot Disclosure Act Would Promote Identification, Accountability

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) has introduced S. 3127, the Bot Disclosure and Accountability Act of 2018. The bill directs the FTC to create a rule to require social media companies to disclose any social media bots on their platform. The bill also prohibits candidates and…

Significant artificial intelligence enhancements on tap for Apple’s platforms

… 2018 introduced significant enhancements to artificial intelligence (AI) on Apple’s platforms … : Apple’s plans to bring artificial intelligence to your iPhone and iPad … leading the charge to offline artificial intelligence – December 27, 2017 VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Significant artificial intelligence enhancements…

Border Spy Tech Shouldn’t Be a Requirement for a Path to Citizenship

The Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (H.R. 6136), introduced before Congress last week, would offer immigrants a new path to citizenship in exchange for increased high tech government surveillance of citizens and immigrants alike. The bill calls for increased DNA and other biometric screening,…

Apple App Developers New Guidelines Prevent Foul Play – Latest Hacking News

Apple has introduced new app store guidelines for developers that restricts them from cryptocurrency mining and remote mirroring apps, they Apple App Developers New Guidelines Prevent Foul Play on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Apple App Developers New Guidelines Prevent Foul Play –…

Can artificial intelligence save journalism?

… of artificial intelligence had something new to discover. Google introduced its artificial intelligence assistant … development and rising popularity of artificial intelligence. Fiction or reality The first … oppressive regimes with unfailing surveillance, artificial intelligence can just as easily enhance … VISIT THE SOURCE…

The Secure Data Act Would Stop Backdoors

A new bill introduced in Congress gets encryption right. The bipartisan Secure Data Act would stop any government agency or court order from forcing a company to build backdoors into encrypted devices and communications. This welcome piece of legislation reflects much of what the community…

Catalog of Missing Devices: TextToSpeech

In 2009, Amazon introduced, then rescinded a feature that allowed Kindle owners to have their Kindles read any text aloud. This was a godsend for people with print disabilities and anyone who wanted to have text converted to speech. But even though people had bought…