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 – Internet Association (IA) today launched a website highlighting the internet industry’s wide-ranging response to the COVID-19 pandemic and related resources. The new site reflects IA members’ ongoing commitment to provide their workers, users, and the broader internet community with safe and flexible work environments, credible and timely information and resources, and secure… Read more