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From Washington State to Washington, D.C., lawmakers rush to regulate facial recognition

Posted in Software on 20th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

In Washington, D.C. this week, the House Oversight and Reform Committee pledged to introduce legislation in the “very near future” that could regulate facial recognition use by law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Venture Capital Accelerating and Shifting to AI and Other Breakthrough Technologies

Posted in Business, Medicine, Science on 18th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

There could even be a faster rush if there are breakout companies in each of the areas. Massive SpaceX success or other space startups could create a boom like there was in internet stocks. This could also happen in AI and antiaging.

Ark Invest’s Big Five Technologies in 2020 Will Be Worth Multiple Trillions Around 2030

Posted in Business on 15th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

Ark Invest has 11 Big Ideas for 2020. However, Five Ideas are clearly the biggest. AI and Sequencing will supercharge biotechnology for nearly $10 trillion in impact by 2024.

Retail Robots Are on the Rise

Posted in Business, Hardware on 21st Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

As countless robots work behind the scenes to stock shelves, serve customers, and deliver products to our doorstep, the speed of retail will accelerate. These changes are already underway.

Tech investment surges across Europe as AI ecosystem expands

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 21st Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Within Europe, the U.K. continues to lead the deep tech push, attracting $2.9 billion of this year’s investments and bringing its total in this category to $10 billion since 2015.