The White House released a budget proposal this week that at first glance, looks like a big win for the fields of artificial intelligence and machine learning. The budget for fiscal year 2021 (which begins in October) would ramp up spending for AI research at DARPA (the Pentagon’s research arm)Continue Reading

NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to New York Times technology reporter Taylor Lorenz about Michael Bloomberg presidential team’s use of memes, and Internet culture as part of its campaign strategy. * This article was originally published here

India has achieved nearly 100% household electrification, but the story does not end there. In the hinterland, poor power quality continues to affect service delivery organisations in the health, education, and livelihood sectors. Where electricity is unreliable, diesel backup is used. This gap seemingly provides a perfect business opportunity forContinue Reading