The White House
2018 in review: Government leadership can’t get enough AI
The executive and legislative branches grappled with questions of research and development funding and tech regulation in 2018.
President Trump signs 21st Century IDEA into law
"It’s time our government agencies adopt the innovative technologies of the 21st Century," Rep. Ro Khanna, who introduced the legislation, said in a statement.
The Secret Service is testing facial recognition technology at the White House
A nine-month pilot program will be run using volunteer Secret Service employees.
The Center for Data Innovation wants an AI national strategy
The group released a thorough report Tuesday on why a strategy is necessary and suggestions for what it should look like.
The White House wants to make civic leave for technologists normal and accessible. Will it take off?
It's already happening between major tech companies and government agencies, and the White House says "It's a priority for us."