Artificial intelligence researchers rank the top A.I. labs worldwide

Google Deepmind head Demis Hassabis speaks during a press conference ahead of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match in Seoul on March 8, 2016. Jung Yeon-Je | AFP |Getty Images | Getty Images LONDON — Artificial intelligence researchers don’t like it when you ask them to name the top AI labs in the world, possibly because … Read more

Richard Branson hopes Covid vaccination passports will allow for easier air travel

Sir Richard Branson told CNBC on Tuesday he hopes so-called Covid vaccination passports will be available for prospective airline passengers who have been inoculated, potentially allowing them to bypass other virus mitigation measures before traveling. “Vaccination is everything. Once vulnerable people, in particular, have been vaccinated, I think all kinds of businesses can start opening up … Read more

Mandating Covid vaccine passports may scare people away from getting a shot, says ex-CDC chief

Former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden told CNBC on Thursday he believes making so-called Covid vaccine passports mandatory may be ill-advised because it could deter Americans from wanting to receive the shot. “I think a vaccination certificate is something that you should have the right to have but not be … Read more

A digital Covid vaccination passport is being created by firms like Microsoft and Salesforce

Brendan McDermid | Reuters LONDON — A digital Covid vaccination passport is being jointly developed by a group of health and technology companies who anticipate that governments, airlines and other firms will soon start asking people for proof that they have been inoculated. A coalition known as the Vaccination Credential Initiative — which includes Microsoft, … Read more

Goldman Sachs promotes two veterans to run global tech group as Nick Giovanni leaves for Instacart

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