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The project covers the work of the Centre's staff related to the study of various aspects of the formation and Development Reports of the information society at the present stage. Аddresses the security of the financial system, the economy and quality of life in general.

The main thing about the battle for net neutrality in the U.S. — a chronology of events and the current state of things

At the end of 2017, the Federal communications Commission (FCC) abolished the legal requirements imposed by the rule of net neutrality. The decision caused heated discussions in the media and even two years later politicians and it companies are still trying to influence the FCC to reverse their decision reversed. Tell about the formation of network neutrality and its "fall" and discuss whether he has a chance to return.

06-09-2019 admin 1181 0

When the AI learns to talk?

Every day the most advanced system of artificial intelligence becomes smarter and smarter, gaining new knowledge and skills. The AI is already capable in many areas to be better people. But behind all this "superiority" hides only the lines of code and precise algorithms that do not allow the software to be "free in their thoughts." In other words, the machine cannot do what it is not incorporated. AI can come to logical conclusions, but not able to talk on a given topic. And it seems that this will change soon.

01-08-2019 admin 1144 0

"A bitter lesson", the scientist said that 70 years in the field of research in AI has been spent practically in vain

The biggest lesson that can be drawn from 70 years of research in AI, is that the common methods using calculations ultimately prove to be the most effective — and by a wide margin. The ultimate cause of this is Moore's law. Or rather, his generalization of continuous, exponential reduction of computational processors. This "bitter lesson," said Richard Sutton, canadian computer scientist. Hereinafter in the first person.

03-06-2019 admin 1233 0

"Russia should not lag behind" - he said, determined ruler of the world

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin held a meeting on the development of technologies in the field of artificial intelligence, which raised important questions in the field of IT. According to the head of state, it is necessary to make every effort for the development and implementation of AI as a monopoly in this area will be the "master of the world".

03-06-2019 admin 1211 0

The Chinese system of social credit as a terrible hell?

The Chinese system of. frighteningly gaining momentum. It seems that all countries of the world conspired and we promise digitalization on the ears. In Moscow to increase the number of cameras with face detection technology. Venezuela, Mongolia, Ecuador and even Zimbabwe – customers Chinese IT companies to develop such systems.

30-05-2019 admin 1409 0