Tag - AI

Blockchain in Spain used to block corruption !

From smarter registration and tracking of transferred crypto-asset transactions to using an AI application (that researchers from the University of Valladolid have been focusing on) which generates early warning systems and traces probability of corruption; Spain is tightening its grip on...

AI is entering nuclear reactors too

Soon, some North Carolina State University researchers will get busy developing control systems for nuclear power plants that lean heavily on  AI (Artificial Intelligence). Thanks to a $3.4 million grant from the federal government (that is just one of the $23.9 million that ARPA-E, the U.S...

Credit Cards, Rewards and Blockchain

Getting extra points or cash-backs when one swipes cards for fuel, travel, hotels etc. is not a surprise anymore. But blockchain and AI can be soon making these rewards deeper and smarter. Card-industry players were struggling with ways to target individual items on a store’s shelf as merchants’...

Singapore govt establishes AI ethics council

The Singapore government is convening a council to advise it on the ethical use of artificial intelligence (AI) and data. Fairness, transparency and the ability to explain an AI (Artificial Intelligence)’s decision – These questions would keep a new council occupied as experts here work on ensuring...

White House and AI: Good Cop-Bad Cop-No Cop?

At the AI summit where 34 tech giants came together, technology policy man for Trump, Michael Kratsios has been, reportedly, assuring technology giants like Google, Intel, Nvidia and Apple that AI innovation would not be stifled with regulatory red-tape. While focus on skills and research-funding...