One of the foundations for America’s leadership in AI has been the university researchers whose work has driven much of the recent explosion of AI capabilities. Today, however, some researchers are concerned that the growing cost of AI “training” and a lack of access...
As the world’s largest oil and gas producer, the United States will suffer from lower oil prices. However, not all hydrocarbon-producing states will suffer the same, as shown by the last major oil price decline.
February 25, 2020
| Jane Nakano From Energy Headlines Versus Trendlines Last week, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) moved a step closer to becoming the first Arab country to host a nuclear power project. Unit 1 of the Barakah nuclear power plant received a long-awaited operating license.
February 21, 2020
| William Crumpler From Technology Policy Blog Last week, the EU took steps to further flesh out their emerging digital strategy with the release of two white papers, one on AI regulation, and the other on a European data strategy.
February 19, 2020
| Heather A. Conley, Donatienne Ruy From European Election Watch Ireland's election yielded a fractured political landscape. The two mainstream parties are considering a grand coalition to keep Sinn Fein out but voters have asked for change; they should beware the consequences of denying voters' choice.