Algorithms are used virtually every day by every American with an internet connection or smartphone. Algorithms help make the internet work better for consumers. They allow internet companies to provide better, more useful, and personalized experiences online. In the last decade, we have made incredible strides in machine learning algorithms, which has powered artificial intelligence (AI). As this technology has become more powerful and integrated in everyday life, there are obvious policy implications to consider. IA supports the ethical use of AI and encourages policymakers to use a risk-based approach to policymaking that allows for continued responsible innovation in this field.
Washington DC – IA Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Michael Bloom issued the following statement on the Online Privacy Act: “The internet industry commends Congresswomen Eshoo and Lofgren for recognizing the urgent need for comprehensive federal privacy legislation and appreciates their hard work and commitment on this issue. More work remains to ensure all… Read more