Ed Felten

White House: U.S. wants to be at the forefront of automation policy


The Obama administration wants the U.S. to be a world leader in economic and defense policy related to a new wave of automation powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said Tuesday.

White House names Ed Felten deputy CTO


The renowned Princeton computer scientist will become the fourth deputy CTO serving under U.S. CTO Megan Smith.