US says ZTE can resume restricted enterprise whereas sanctions are debated

After the seven-year ban was put into place, ZTE reportedly stopped manufacturing its merchandise. Because many of the firm’s telephones use US-produced Qualcomm processors, the ban put it at a manufacturing deadlock and severely threatened its future. However, in June, the Commerce Department introduced that the US had made a deal with ZTE, agreeing to […]

AI Weekly: Hearings on AI show Congress has no answers, either

AI Weekly: Hearings on AI present Congress has no solutions, both

On Tuesday this week, the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittees on Research and Technology and Energy invited outstanding lecturers, tech executives, and scientists to speak concerning the “game-changing” potential and implications of AI, because the hearing charter put it. It touched on various subjects. Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) sought solutions from the panel on methods […]

U.S. Senators ask Amazon how Alexa improperly sent a voice recording

U.S. Senators ask Amazon how Alexa improperly despatched a voice recording

U.S. Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Chris Coons (D-DE) have despatched a letter to Amazon demanding solutions following an incident final month when a girl in Portland, Oregon who declined to share her full identify told CBS News affiliate Kiro-TV that a recording of a conversation she had was sent to a person in her […]

Congressional Subcommittee Grills NASA on Skyrocketing Project Cost Overruns

Congressional Subcommittee Grills NASA on Skyrocketing Project Cost Overruns

The James Webb Telescope, pictured right here, has been tormented by delays, technical hurdles, and shoddy workmanship.Image: NASA The US Government Accountability Office launched a scathing report in May claiming that NASA’s most costly initiatives have “deteriorated” considerably up to now 12 months each by way of added prices and scheduling delays. Earlier at this […]

Oopsie! A Democrat Accidentally Voted to Give Trump More Nuclear Weapons

Oopsie! A Democrat Accidentally Voted to Give Trump More Nuclear Weapons

Photo: Getty Joe Kennedy, the Democratic congressmen representing Massachusetts’s 4th congressional district, is a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and a pretty reliable vote towards absolutely anything President Trump desires. So it was greater than somewhat bizarre to see him forged his lot Republicans and vote against an amendment that may lower spending on […]

U.S. Senate votes to overturn FCC’s repeal of net neutrality protections

Congress has till Monday to save lots of internet neutrality and preserve the web open

Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images Despite efforts final month by Democrats within the United States Senate to pass legislation to protect the foundations governing an open and free web, net neutrality should still be coming to an finish on Monday. The Senate handed its model of a invoice to retain guidelines that have been lately reversed by the Federal […]

Congressional Republicans Are Pretending to Not Know How Google Works Now

Congressional Republicans Are Pretending to Not Know How Google Works Now

Photo: Getty Last week, VICE News reported Google seek for the California Republican Party listed “Nazism” as considered one of its ideologies. Since then, Republicans have been ginning up an obscene quantity of shock over what seems to be a case of somebody simply modifying the web page on Wikipedia. Here’s House Majority chief Kevin […]

"Quasi-neoreactionary libertarian" candidate for congress admits pedophilia

"Quasi-neoreactionary libertarian" candidate for congress admits pedophilia

Just whenever you had been pondering of voting for antisemitic racist neoreactionary libertarian Hitler fan Nathan Larson, I am afraid something’s emerged about him that might make you think twice. He can also be a pedophile, as he admitted to HuffPost on Thursday, who has bragged in web site posts about raping his late ex-wife. […]

Trump administration tells Congress it has deal to avoid wasting ZTE

The deal might be as public as quickly as May 25th (as we speak when you’re studying in time), however it’s in any other case anticipated “soon.” If a deal like this goes ahead, it may set off a furor in Congress. The House of Representatives not too long ago handed a invoice that will […]

Congress desires solutions from Amazon on facial-recognition know-how

The Intercept was supplied a duplicate of the letter earlier than was publicly launched. You can learn it for your self here. In it, they ask Bezos what legislation enforcement businesses are utilizing the software program, who Amazon has provided Rekognition to, details about error charges and bias and the way Amazon is ensuring its […]