The government in Malta has declared the establishment of a taskforce for the development of a national artificial intelligence (AI) strategy. The Junior Minister for Financial services, Digital economy, and innovation, Silvio Schembri disclosed the launch of ‘Malta.ai’ aimed at becoming the AI nation. A website for listing the strategies has been released.
Snips, a startup, has announced to develop a blockchain integrated artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistant aimed at providing high-level security to the personal data of users. The company emphasized that Snips AIR would address issues encountered by various AI voice assistants. A decentralized platform for users to control their information would be developed on AIR Network blockchain.
Nvidia, the graphics card producer, has associated with Ubex, a startup, for the development of a smart online marketing platform by embracing blockchain and artificial intelligence. The co-founder and the chief executive revealed their “key goal is transparency and speed of transactions.” The Nvidia Inception Program chief stressed that Ubex is part of the incubation program.
Virginia Rometty, the CEO of IBM, stated that the company would create 1,800 jobs in France in the next two years. The job would be of Artificial Intelligence (AI), blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT) nature. The company has been keenly involving in blockchain by integrating the same in various projects.