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AI Bias In the Spotlight On International Women’s Day

What impact does AI bias have on women and girls? What can people do to increase female participation in the AI field? These are some of the questions the tech world is grappling with today in honor of International Wome Read more…

Rapid GenAI Progress Exposes Ethical Concerns

Week after week, we express amazement at the progress of AI. At times, it feels as though we’re on the cusp of witnessing something truly revolutionary (singularity, anyone?). But when AI models do something unexpected Read more…

Voltron Aims to Unblock AI with GPU-Accelerated Data Processing

Data is at the heart of artificial intelligence, but it’s also emerging as one of its biggest bottlenecks. Without sufficient quantities of good, clean data to feed into models, companies simply can’t reap the reward Read more…

MOAB Puts a Bow on Data Privacy Week

Data breaches may seem like a dime a dozen, but this week brought something  a little bit different: news of a massive breach of 26 billion record, by far the biggest ever recorded. The fact that the news of the Mother Read more…

AI Regs a Moving Target in the US, But Keep an Eye on Europe

If you’re trying to pin down the rules and regulations for artificial intelligence in the United States, good luck. They’re evolving quickly at the moment, which makes them a moving target for American businesses tha Read more…

News In Brief

Feds Launch AI Safety Institute and Consortium to Set AI Rules

The U.S. Government made two big announcements this week to help drive development of safe AI, including the creation of the U.S. Artificial Intelligence Safety Institute, or AISI, on Wednesday and the creation of a supp Read more…

European Policymakers Approve Rules for AI Act

The European Union’s AI Act took a big step toward becoming law today when policymakers successfully hammered out rules for the landmark regulation. The AI Act still requires votes from Parliament and the European Coun Read more…

Biden’s Executive Order on AI and Data Privacy Gets Mostly Favorable Reactions

As expected, President Joe Biden today issued an executive order on the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and the protection of sensitive data. Technology leaders reacted in a mostly favorable manner to the order, Read more…

White House Issues Executive Order for AI

Artificial intelligence has great potential, for promise and peril. Using AI responsibly can help solve some of the most challenging issues around the globe, but it can also be used for societal harm and mass destruction Read more…

Cloudera Hit with $240 Million Judgement Over Erasure Coding

A jury in a Texas federal court last week awarded StreamScale $240 million in a patent infringement lawsuit it filed against Cloudera over erasure coding technology. Cloudera says it intends to appeal the decision. St Read more…

This Just In

Carahsoft to Showcase Cutting-Edge Solutions with 70+ Partners at GEOINT 2024

Apr 19, 2024 |

RESTON, Va., April 19, 2024 — Carahsoft Technology Corp. has announced that it will be joined by more than 70 of its technology providers at the GEOINT 2024 Symposium hosted by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) on May 5-8, 2024, at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Kissimmee, Florida. Read more…

MinIO Partners with Carahsoft to Bring High-Performance Object Storage to the Public Sector

Apr 16, 2024 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., and RESTON, Va., April 16, 2024 — MinIO, a leader in high-performance object storage for the multi-cloud, and Carahsoft Technology Corp. Read more…

Domino Furthers Commitment to Responsible AI with NIST AISIC Membership

Apr 11, 2024 |

April 11, 2024 — In this recent blogpost, Domino‘s Yuval Zukerman discusses the burgeoning field of AI and its inherent risks, emphasizing the significance of Domino’s recent NIST AISIC Membership as a step toward establishing safer AI practices and standards. Read more…

Gretel Releases World’s Largest Open Source Text-to-SQL Dataset to Accelerate AI Model Training

Apr 5, 2024 |

SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2024 — Gretel, a leader in synthetic data, released the world’s largest open source Text-to-SQL dataset to unlock new possibilities for AI in the enterprise. Read more…

Accenture Federal Services and Google Public Sector Launch Data & AI Center of Excellence

Apr 5, 2024 |

ARLINGTON, Va., April 5, 2024 — Accenture Federal Services and Google Public Sector have launched a Data & Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence to support federal agencies with modernizing citizen services with solutions purpose-fit for federal agencies, including Google Cloud generative AI technologies. Read more…

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