The Technology 202: Google is working with Nevada caucus officials to prevent an Iowa repeat

Democrats are using iPads and a ‘caucus calculator.’.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2020

Eye on A.I.— Why Standards Are Critical to Improving Artificial Intelligence

Google, IBM, Samsung, and others are working with the Consumer Technology Association's A.I. healthcare standards group. Improving artificial intelligence to help prevent heart attacks.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 28th, 2019

The Nevada caucuses are the first since the disaster in Iowa. Here"s how it will work.

Alex Wong/Getty Images The Nevada Democratic caucuses take place on February 22, but early voting takes place from February 15-18. On caucus day, the process is similar to Iowa's: Voters gather at a designated site and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 27 min. ago

Nevada Democrats will use an iPad program to avoid an Iowa-like disaster in its upcoming caucus

Nevada Demo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2020

How tech firm Shadow sought to revolutionize Democratic campaigns — but stumbled in Iowa

A perfect storm of coding mishaps and human errors hamstrung Shadow’s operations at the Iowa caucus, delaying results in the first-in-the-nation contest and raising urgent questions about the often-invisible technology that powers American democracy......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2020

Nevada, North Dakota, and Wyoming have Democratic Party caucuses: Here"s how they plan to avoid another Iowa situation

AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar The Iowa Democratic Caucus descended into chaos on Monday when the reported malfunction of a new app meant to s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 4th, 2020

Capitol Report: Who wins in delay for Iowa-caucus results? Biden, Bloomberg, Trump seen as the victors

Democratic presidential hopefuls Joe Biden and Michael Bloomberg could be viewed as winners of the Iowa caucuses debacle, analysts say Tuesday morning as the state’s Democratic officials promise to release the delayed results soon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2020

Nevada reportedly plans to use the same app in its Democratic caucus that caused problems in Iowa

Brian Snyder/REUTERS The same app that is at the center of Iowa's messy Monday night caucus is slated to be used i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 4th, 2020

The Iowa caucus chaos is the worst-case scenario for the Democrats, and plays into Trump"s hands

CNN On Monday night Democrats anxiously waited for the results of the crucial Iowa Democratic primary to come through — but they never arrived.  Party officials blamed a problem with an app used by officials to record votes. The fiasco will.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 4th, 2020

Capitol Report: Iowa caucus results delayed as candidates see ‘long night’

Results from Iowa’s Democratic presidential caucuses were delayed Monday night by what officials called “quality checks” related to new reporting rules, in an unforeseen wrinkle that clouded the party’s first 2020 nominating contest......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2020

Facebook, Google and Twitter scramble to stop misinformation about coronavirus

Major social-media sites already are rushing to prevent pervasive conspiracy theories about the illness, including a hoax that wrongly claims U.S. government officials secretly created the disease in a lab......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 27th, 2020

IBM must show cloud strategy is working as investors grow restless

IBM is one of the most iconic American technology companies. Wall Street no longer views Big Blue as an innovator in a tech landscape dominated by Amazon, Apple and Google owner Alphabet......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 21st, 2020

Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech"s data dominance

Google, Alibaba and other "Big Tech" companies could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks and financial technology firms to prevent unfair competition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 8th, 2019

Google CEO Sundar Pichai: American small business and big business must grow together

At Google, we see it as our job to help small businesses leverage the power of technology,  whether it’s finding new customers, teaching employees new skills, or working more efficiently......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 3rd, 2019

Trump administration invites Silicon Valley executives to White House to discuss resuming sales to Huawei

Technology executives from Google, Intel Corp., Broadcom Inc., Qualcomm Inc., Micron Technology and Microsoft Corp. traveled to Capitol Hill on Monday to meet with Trump administration officials about resuming sales to Chinese telecommunications g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2019

Ireland’s Abortion Vote Becomes a Test for Facebook and Google

Facebook and Google took steps to prevent foreign online influence in Ireland’s abortion referendum on Friday. Here’s how those efforts are working out......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 25th, 2018

Ireland’s Abortion Referendum Becomes a Test for Facebook and Google

Major tech companies took steps to prevent foreign meddling online before voters in Ireland cast ballots on Friday. Here’s how those efforts are working out......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 25th, 2018

Former Facebook exec Mary Lou Jepsen said her new company will make telepathy possible. But first, it’s going to upend the medical-imaging industry (FB, GOOG, GOOGL)

Jin S. Lee At Business Insider's IGNITION conference on Monday, Mary Lou Jepsen, a former executive at Facebook and Google, discussed the technology being developed by her new company. Openwater is working on a new kind of imaging technolog.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2018

Google"s Effort to Prevent Blindness Shows AI Challenges

Google has developed artificial intelligence that can detect a condition that causes blindness in diabetic patients, though tests in India demonstrate the challenges of transferring such technology from the lab to the doctor’s office......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 27th, 2019

U.S. Considers Blocking Huawei From Working With US Companies

The U.S. is planning to implement changes into the law that would block the access of Huawei and other Chinese firms to American chip technology. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga20 hr. 57 min. ago

Mastercard aims to identify you by the way you walk

Mastercard is working with transport firms to develop a new gait technology system. CCTV cameras would identify passengers approaching transport barriers and match them with an account that is in credit or linked to a valid payment card......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2020