2020 in review: Joint AI Center gets a ‘2.0’ and a clear path forward
The JAIC had a year full of major changes, from a new director to a new direction. JAIC 2.0 is now ready to focus on war fighting.
Air Force flies surveillance simulation with AI copilot for the first time
The algorithm was in charge of manipulating the sensor to locate enemy launchers.
Air Force bases look to facial recognition to secure entry
The pandemic has been good for one facial recognition company, which inked two new contracts to install the technology at Air Force bases.
How a small AI company found a way to scale its work for DOD
Shield AI, an artificial intelligence startup focused on military work, has found a tried-and-true way to scale its work with the DOD.
Fitbit to study how to detect COVID-19 in soldiers before symptoms appear
The electronics company is part of the military's latest project on determining if it's possible to know if personnel have been infected before they start to show symptoms.
Air Force seeks companies that are shooting for the sky, not necessarily the moon
Assistant Secretary Will Roper says the service is looking for big ideas, but not necessarily moonshots.