Tag: disasters

How the Internet of Things Can Prepare Cities for Natural Disasters

(Source: hbr.org) Natural disasters such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and floods have devastating effects on communities across our country. Government agencies should consider leveraging the internet of things (IoT) and other web-driven technologies to obtain timely and accurate data that can better inform decisions and actions. However, progress will […]

We Need to Approach AI Risks Like We Do Natural Disasters

(Source: hbr.org) The risks posed by intelligent devices will soon surpass the magnitude of those associated with natural disasters. Tens of billions of connected sensors are being embedded in everything ranging from industrial robots and safety systems to self-driving cars and refrigerators. At the same time, the capabilities […]