British Navy Warships ‘To Use Siri’ As Technology Transforms Warfare

[Codango: "Siri, where are the enemy subs located?" – "…an excellent question!"] Ewen MacAskill: Adm Sir Philip Jones, the first sea lord, tells arms fair that IT will be integrated into weapons systems of new Type-31 frigates. He said technology Continue reading British Navy Warships ‘To Use Siri’ As Technology Transforms Warfare

An Early Backer Of #Facebook And #Spotify Just Invested Millions In This UK #AI Startup

[Codango: Technology these days seems like a series of throw-backs to Schwarzenegger movies: Terminator 3 with AI… The “Johnny Cab” driver with Total Recall… ugh, what is next?] Lynsey Barber: The venture fund set up by an early backer of Continue reading An Early Backer Of #Facebook And #Spotify Just Invested Millions In This UK #AI Startup

UK Needs To Act Urgently To Secure NHS Data For British Public, Report Warns

Hannah Devlin: Algorithms based on NHS records could seed an ‘entirely new industry’ in AI-based diagnostics and mint billions for tech companies, strategic review reveals. The government must act urgently to ensure that patients and UK taxpayers – not just Continue reading UK Needs To Act Urgently To Secure NHS Data For British Public, Report Warns