University of Pittsburgh

Pitt think tank to review ethics of algorithms in local governments

by • 3 years ago

The former federal prosecutor running the task force said there's a place for AI-backed technologies like facial recognition, but that governments can "do better."

University of Pittsburgh creates commission to study Pennsylvania's election security

by • 4 years ago

The 21-member group with experience in law enforcement, politics and voting-rights advocacy will make recommendations to safeguard the state's voting systems ahead of the next presidential election.

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County team up on new open data portal

by • 7 years ago

The city and its surrounding county are now working with a local university to make troves of data available on a new Web portal.