Category quantum computing

China Industrial Policy Seeks To Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ Of U.S. Tech

We used to call this China’s ‘Great Steal Ahead.’  And, there is nothing new about this policy/strategy.   RCP, fortunascorner.com   China Industrial Policy Seeks to Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ of U.S. Tech White House exposes Chinese economic aggression Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz June 19, 2018 9:01 pm China’s government is using a multi-pronged strategy to systematically […]

Blockchain All The Rage — But, It Comes With Numerous Risks

rp-blockchain-security-risks Blockchain All The Rage — But, It Comes With Numerous Risks http://www.frotunascorner.com      The title above is from Kelly Sheridan’s June 13, 2018 article she posted on the security and technology website, DarkReading.com.  And, she’s right, as being associated with blockchain has become a cottage industry on Wall Street.  “If you haven’t jumped into the […]

Google Won’t Seek To Renew Pentagon Contract After Internal Backlash

America’s ‘Greatest Generation’ could not have helped defeat Nazism and Japan — WITHOUT CORPORATE AMERICA.  Artificial intelligence, and quantum computing are two ‘races’ we cannot afford to lose.  But, with the kind of attitude being shown at Google — U.S. national security — and these two critical races may not end well for America.  Think […]

How A Pentagon Contract Became An Identity Crisis For Google

How a Pentagon Contract Became an Identity Crisis for Google The New York Times · By Scott Shane, Cade Metz and Daisuke Wakabayashi WASHINGTON — Fei-Fei Li is among the brightest stars in the burgeoning field of artificial intelligence, somehow managing to hold down two demanding jobs simultaneously: head of Stanford University’s A.I. lab and chief scientist […]

China’s Xi Calls For Breakthrough In Key, Cutting-Edge Technologies

Not hard to figure out the ‘key’ technologies:  quantum computing, artificial intelligence, space, deep machine learning, big data management, drones and autonomous systems, blockchain technology, miniature/micro robotics, stealth, exoskeleton/super soldier on the battlefield, hypersonic weapon systems.  RCP, fortunascorner.com http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201805/29/WS5b0c5ddca31001b82571cbfe.html Xi calls for breakthrough in technology By HU YONGQI | China Daily | Updated: 2018-05-29 03:51 […]

Study: Early AI Adopters May Gain “Insurmountable Advantage”

Steve LeVine 49 mins ago SAVE Study: Early AI adopters may gain “insurmountable advantage” https://www.axios.com/artificial-intelligence-early-adopters-advantage-mckinsey-f4f3223d-5f80-446b-9440-3a4454cfbd26.html?utm Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios A pecking order is evolving in the newest stage of the digital era: aggressive early adopters of artificial intelligence are reporting elevated earnings and may be forming “an insurmountable advantage” over rivals, according to the McKinsey Global Institute. Why […]

Cyber Security Professional Warns Of 5th And 6th Generation Malware Threat; Polymorphic, Adaptive, And Harder To Detect

Cyber Security Professional Warns Of 5th And 6th Generation Malware Threat; Polymorphic, Adaptive, And Harder To Detect   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Gil Shwed, CEO and Founder of the cyber security firm , CheckPoint Technologies, was interviewed on CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning/May 18, 2018, regarding his outlook on the cyber threat.  Mr. Shwed said it was imperative […]

NGA Official: Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Everything, ‘We Need A Different Mentality’

NGA official: Artificial intelligence is changing everything, ‘We need a different mentality’ – SpaceNews.com spacenews.com · by Sandra Erwin · May 13, 2018 NGA Deputy Director Justin Poole: “Relevance is now a matter of speed.” WASHINGTON — The U.S. military got is first big taste of artificial intelligence with Project Maven. An Air Force initiative, it began more […]

The U.S. Is Facing A New ‘Sputnik Moment’: The Race For Quantum Technology Leadership Is Ripe With Strategic Surprise 

The U.S. Is Facing A New ‘Sputnik Moment’: The Race For Quantum Technology Leadership Is Ripe With Strategic Surprise    http://www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from C.I. Max Nikias’s Op-Ed in the May 13, 2018 edition of the Washington Post.  Mr. Nikias is the President of the University of Southern California; and, a member of the National […]

Generals Worry U.S. May Lose In Start Of Next War: Is Multi-Domain The Answer?

Excerpts: But when we try to counterattack, today’s adversaries won’t allow the US four or five months to mobilize, deploy, and prepare the way Saddam Hussein did twice (in 1990-91 and 2002-3), added another participant: “We’re predictable. They’ve built a system to take advantage of that predictability.”   Defense Secretary Jim Mattis — a former […]