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Supercomputers Recruited to Work on COVID-19 Research
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
A consortium forms to crunch data that might help researchers get a better understanding of the virus faster.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2020
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Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
As technology companies and the medical community work to find ways to track and test for the virus, privacy might fall by the wayside.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 3/26/2020
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COVID-19: Using Data to Map Infections, Hospital Beds, and More
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and the resources to fight it, are being tracked and mapped by governments and other organizations in the US and the world. Here's how they are doing it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/25/2020
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AI Regulation: Has the Time Arrived?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Most of the world's leading democracies want to investigate the impact of AI's exponential growth. The US isn't one of them.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 2/24/2020
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Fighting the Coronavirus with Analytics and GIS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus a global emergency. Here's how governments and the general public are using analytics to track the outbreak.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/3/2020
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How Credible Are the White House’s AI Regulation Principles?
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
What is the Trump administration's real goal in suggesting new national regulations governing the use of artificial intelligence?
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 1/23/2020
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SIM Study Points to Lax Focus on Cybersecurity
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Despite ranking at the top of respondents’ concerns, organizations still show gaps in acting on cybersecurity.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/8/2020
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Americans Fed Up with Lack of Data Privacy
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Eight out of every 10 US adults are worried over their inability to control how data about them is used, a new Pew Research survey shows.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/18/2019
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The Hunt for the 'Goldilocks Zone' in Tech and Data Policy
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
During a preview of CES 2020, Gary Shapiro spoke about finding a balance between legislation and leeway for technology implementation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/9/2019
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AI, Automation Drive Progress in Government Data Centers
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
U.S. government data centers have consolidated and become more efficient in the last 10 years. Now they are adding AI and automation to the mix.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/8/2019
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Companies' 'Anonymized' Data May Violate GDPR, Privacy Regs
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
New study found that any database containing 15 pieces of demographic data could be used to identify individuals.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 7/26/2019
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Britain Looks to Levy Record GDPR Fine Against British Airways
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
The penalty is a sign of things to come, say experts.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 7/8/2019
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CIO View: The Business Wins that Make a Big Difference.
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
Three leading CIOs share how data and analytics are making a difference in their organizations.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 6/27/2019
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Machine Learning Boosts Defenses, but Security Pros Worry Over Attack Potential
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
As defenders increasingly use machine learning to remove spam, catch fraud, and block malware, concerns persist that attackers will find ways to use AI technology to their advantage.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 6/20/2019
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Better Cybersecurity Research Requires More Data Sharing
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Researchers at the Workshop on the Economics of Information Security highlight the cost savings of sharing cybersecurity data and push for greater access to information on breaches, attacks, and incidents.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 6/14/2019
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Smart Cities NY: A Mix of Civics, Big Data, Security
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
City officials meet technology innovators to pursue solutions that may improve life in urban centers as smart cities.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/17/2019
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How to Operationalize Privacy and Data Governance for AI
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprise approaches to data privacy and governance need a refresh when it comes to AI because things can go wrong at scale, fast.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/22/2019
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Detroit's IT Makeover, a Year Later
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
Detroit CIO Beth Niblock and her IT team have been helping the city advance through the tech world that we call the 21st century.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 3/29/2019
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AI as a Human Right
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As some thought leaders advocate for the recognition of access to AI as a human right, the question comes up: How could we achieve that?
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 3/8/2019
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The Future of AI in America: What All Leaders Should Consider
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Regardless of the spotlight President Trump put on AI, the technology was destined to make a big impact in 2019, and companies will need AI to compete successfully.
By Scott Likens, Emerging Technology Leader, PwC , 2/27/2019
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