artificial intelligence (AI)
Trump relaunches advisory council for science and technology
The administration also announced the first seven members of the council, known as PCAST.
With AI, agencies have secondary responsibility of providing data for industry
Agencies play a vital role in the development of artificial intelligence by sharing their data with the public, according to a pair of top administration tech leaders.
Interior made a flight reporting app to better manage its 750 drones
Aviation managers can review mission analytics to redeploy the fleet and determine which pilots and sUAS to activate for certain tasks.
NSF pushes for ‘large-scale’ AI research with new program
The $200 million National AI Research Institutes program will fund up to six institutes in the next six years.
USDA partners with Microsoft to make sense of farm data in new pilot
The FarmBeats platform can build machine-learning models across disparate datasets monitoring soil and weather, and the agency hopes to bring it to 200-plus research stations and farms nationwide.
A president who loves IT? Will Hurd teases 2024 run
Rep. Will Hurd, who recently called for a national AI strategy, is entertaining the idea of running in 2020.