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New in last 15 minutes Humans Ready For AI? Artificial Intelligence Could be Dangerous, Here’s Why – News Every day AI Ticker (Today) - (Photo : ColdFusion/YouTube) Artificial Intelligence has been dramatically improving. However, scientists warn of its risks. Artificial Intelligence tickles the fancy of many. With the proliferating “smart” products such as smartphones,... New In Last 25 minutes Government Acquisitions, Inc. Named Dell EMC 2016 Federal Partner of the Year - Business Wire (press release) Google Fed Tech News (Today) - Government Acquisitions, Inc. Named Dell EMC 2016 Federal Partner of the YearBusiness Wire (press release)CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Government Acquisitions, Inc. (GAI), a leading Federal information technology (IT) solutions provider and small business,... Older News MEF Unveils List of Keynote, Featured Speakers at 2016 Global Networking Conference; Kevin Vachon Comments Gov Con Executive (Today) - Over 110 executives from cloud service providers, communications, technology platforms vendors and defense companies will take part as keynote speakers at MEF’s four-day global networking conference that is set to... My next gov't will address youth unemployment - Mahama - GhanaWeb NextGov (Today) - My next gov't will address youth unemployment - MahamaGhanaWebPresident John Dramani Mahama has indicated that the next National Democratic Congress (NDC) will implement an Economic Transformation and Livelihood Empowerment Programme... Now, Artificial Intelligence can predict outcomes of human rights trials – Economic Times AI Ticker (Today) - LONDON: Using Artificial intelligence (AI) or machine learning technology, a team of researchers has predicted outcomes in judicial decisions at the Eur… Artificial Intelligence – TopTechTickerThe post Now, Artificial Intelligence... SpaceX’s Elon Musk geeks out over Mars interplanetary transport plan on Reddit GeekWire (Yesterday) - In the weeks ahead, SpaceX plans to pressure-test a prototype carbon fiber tank on an oceangoing barge, to gauge how well the technology will stand up to the oomph that’d be... Meet the 13-year-old entrepreneur who wants to raise $100 million for Washington schools GeekWire (Yesterday) - For most 11-year-olds, their experience with entrepreneurship ends at the summertime lemonade stand. But for Belle Pan, refreshing drinks and homemade cookies weren’t cutting it. As the daughter of an... Artificial intelligence ‘judge’ developed by UCL computer scientists – The Guardian AI Ticker (Yesterday) - Software program can weigh up legal evidence and moral questions of right and wrong to predict the outcome of trials The post Artificial intelligence... As Artificial Intelligence Evolves, So Does Its Criminal Potential – New York Times AI Ticker (Yesterday) - By JOHN MARKOFFOctober 23, 2016 Imagine receiving a phone call from your aging mother seeking your help because she has forgotten her banking password. Except it’s not your mother. The voice on... AT&T's Wireless Leap Over Obama - Wall Street Journal Google Fed Tech News (Yesterday) - Wall Street JournalAT&T's Wireless Leap Over ObamaWall Street JournalThe Federal Communications Commission's 2015 power grab over the internet is premised on the need for government to allocate broadband scarcity. So... 5 New Tech Inventions CTOvision (Yesterday) - Michael JohnsonThis video has five parts, which are overviews of really cool technologies. Each provide a glimpse of tech that can make a difference in how you leverage capabilities to... Advancements in artificial intelligence should be kept in the public eye – TechCrunch AI Ticker (Yesterday) - Parag Mital Crunch Network Contributor Parag Mital is director of machine learning at Kadenze, as well as an artist and interdisciplinary researcher obsessed with the nature of information, representation and... The inside story behind Jeff Bezos’ alien cameo on ‘Star Trek Beyond’ GeekWire (Yesterday) - When “Star Trek Beyond” comes out on DVD next week, you can freeze-frame on the big-name cameo appearance that zipped past so quickly in the theaters: Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos’... AMERICAN SYSTEMS Obtains AS9100C Certification Washington Exec (Yesterday) - Government engineering and IT solutions provider AMERICAN SYSTEMS announced Oct. 17 the company has achieved AS9100C Certification for its Lexington Park, Maryland, Engineering and Analytical Solutions Directorate. “AMERICAN SYSTEMS has adhered to... Q&A with 2016 GovCon Award Finalist Craig Reed, President and COO of NT Concepts Washington Exec (Yesterday) - The finalists for this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards were announced in September and WashingtonExec is bringing you its annual series with the nominees. The Northern Virginia Chamber of... ‘Mr. Sounder’ Zach Scott reflects on 15-year pro soccer career and prepares for sales analyst job GeekWire (Yesterday) - Growing up in Hawaii and working in pineapple fields, Zach Scott probably didn’t think he’d spend the first 15 years of his professional career playing soccer. But with perseverance, determination, a little... Jeff Bezos shares big ideas, from Amazon drone landing pads to 10,000-year clock GeekWire (Yesterday) - Someday, you’ll be printing out a landing pad to guide an Amazon drone to its delivery, or maybe taking a suborbital space trip on a Blue Origin rocket ship, or... WashingtonExec Interview Series, ‘Outside the Boardroom’: Accenture Digital Managing Director Lisa Mitnick Washington Exec (Yesterday) - WashingtonExec continues its interview series featuring government contracting executives and what they’re passionate about outside of their office and the boardroom. Accenture Digital Managing Director Lisa Mitnick talks about the power... Q&A with 2016 GovCon Award Finalist Staci L. Redmon, President and CEO of Strategy and Management Services, Inc. Washington Exec (Yesterday) - The finalists for this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards were announced in September and WashingtonExec is bringing you its annual series with the nominees. The Northern Virginia Chamber of... Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Oct. 16, 2016 GeekWire (Yesterday) - See the technology stories that people were reading on GeekWire for the week of Oct. 16, 2016.… Read More... Artificial Intelligence driving the future: hold on! – nwitimes.com AI Ticker (Yesterday) - “We have only bits and pieces of information but what we know for certain is that at some point in the early twenty-first century all of mankind was united in... Quora Question: Who Will Win the Artificial Intelligence Battle … – Newsweek AI Ticker (Yesterday) - Quora Questions are part of a partnership between Newsweek and Quora, through which we’ll be posting relevant and interesting answers from Quora contributors throughout the week. Read more about the partnership The post... City of Laredo, Webb County and LCC celebrate Manufacturing Day - Laredo Morning Times Google Fed Tech News (Yesterday) - Laredo Morning TimesCity of Laredo, Webb County and LCC celebrate Manufacturing DayLaredo Morning Times“The U.S. is leading the way regarding the future of manufacturing by expanding access to more than... AT&T and Time Warner to merge in massive $85B media-telecom tie-up GeekWire (2 days ago) - In a massive merger that brings together top telecom and media assets, AT&T today announced its plans to acquire Time Warner Inc. for $107.50 per share, a deal valued at... Column: Don't over-regulate self-driving vehicle technology - Fredericksburg.com Google Fed Tech News (2 days ago) - Column: Don't over-regulate self-driving vehicle technologyFredericksburg.comThey call for the wholesale re-evaluation of an automotive regulation system that has been in place since the 1960s and would farm out to states... Talk to the hand! With built-in artificial intelligence and a beautiful design, the Google Pixel is the newest … – Daily Mail AI Ticker (2 days ago) - By Rob Waugh Event for The Mail on Sunday Published: 17:02 EST, 22 October 2016 | Updated: 17:02 EST, 22 October 2016The post Talk to the hand! With built-in artificial... Gamemakers behind Exploding Kittens raise $1M in 24 hours for ‘Bears vs. Babies’ GeekWire (2 days ago) - The guys who brought you “Exploding Kittens” have set their sights on a new target: Babies. Elan Lee, the original chief designer of Microsoft’s Xbox, and The Oatmeal cartoonist Matthew... Seeking stronger China-U.S. tech connections, 1,500 gather near Seattle GeekWire (2 days ago) - There’s an old Chinese saying: “If you want to do anything good, easy and fast, you need connections,” said Nancy Yang, a spokesperson for the fourth annual Seattle Biz-Tech Summit... Microsoft closes week at all-time stock high of $59.66, eclipsing previous 1999 record and signaling new era GeekWire (2 days ago) - It took 17 years, but Microsoft has eclipsed its all-time stock high. The company, under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella, closed the week at $59.66, a four percent gain following... Meet the minds behind Axiomatic: An art project based in theoretical mathematics GeekWire (2 days ago) - At first glance, Timea Tihanyi and Jayadev Athreya make strange bedfellows. Tihanyi is an interdisciplinary visual artist who teaches in the University of Washington’s School of Art and has spent more than... CT startup wants to use artificial intelligence to grow businesses – News 12 Connecticut AI Ticker (2 days ago) - BRIDGEPORT – The owner of a Bridgeport startup says he is working toward using artificial intelligence to help grow small businesses throughout the state of Connecticut. The founder of HelpGrowCT... Microsoft closes week at all-time stock high of $59.96, eclipsing previous 1999 record and signaling new era GeekWire (2 days ago) - It took 17 years, but Microsoft has eclipsed its all-time stock high. The company, under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella, closed the week at $59.96, a four percent gain... The race for artificial intelligence – Chinadaily USA AI Ticker (2 days ago) - The race for artificial intelligence Updated: 2016-10-22 07:26 By Glenn Chapman in San Francisco(China Daily) An “Echo” device, center, stands on display in a set of shelves during the UK... AREA ROUNDUP: FCW, Fieldcrest close with losses - MyWebTimes.com FCW (3 days ago) - AREA ROUNDUP: FCW, Fieldcrest close with lossesMyWebTimes.comTREMONT — The Flanagan-Cornell/Woodland Falcons fell 54-0 to the Tremont Turks in a Heart of Illinois Conference Small game Friday night. Tremont (3-6 overall,... How Will Artificial Intelligence Change Education and Work? – Psychology Today (blog) AI Ticker (3 days ago) - A new report titled “Artificial Intelligence and Life in 2030” explores the role of AI in various aspects of society and considers implications for our future. The increasing personalization of... Artificial Intelligence can streamline public comment for federal agencies - The Hill (blog) Google Fed Tech News (3 days ago) - The Hill (blog)Artificial Intelligence can streamline public comment for federal agenciesThe Hill (blog)I would also add that in addition to making government more customer friendly, the Office of Science and... How one county now delivers data-driven decisions - GCN.com GCN (3 days ago) - GCN.comHow one county now delivers data-driven decisionsGCN.comOpenPGC, which won GCN's 2016 dig IT Award for open data project, is the display layer to the county's data warehouse, and it interfaces... Tech executives weigh in on big cyberattacks that took down Amazon, Twitter, Reddit and more GeekWire (3 days ago) - DNS host Dyn is continuing to deal with issues caused by a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks Friday that knocked out service to major websites, including Amazon, Twitter,... Data.gov's current and future usefulness - FedScoop Google News on Fed (3 days ago) - FedScoopData.gov's current and future usefulnessFedScoopAlex Howard, senior analyst for the Sunlight Foundation, told FedScoop the predominance of PDFs and HTML isn't necessarily a bad thing. “It's something there. It may... Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer: Google acquisition of Twitter could be start of a ‘beautiful friendship’ GeekWire (3 days ago) - Steve Ballmer likes Twitter. But he thinks it could be even better with a new owner: Google. The former Microsoft CEO appeared on CNBC Friday and touched on a number...