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The New Era of Smarter Food Safety is Now

This week the U.S. Food & Drug Administration held a public forum, “The New Era of Smarter Food Safety,” bringing together many organizations in the food ecosystem – food companies, food laboratories, food safety watchdog groups, food safety expertise and standards, and technology companies.

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IBM Comments to NIST on Privacy Framework

IBM’s Chief Privacy Officer Christina Montgomery submitted the following letter to Katie MacFarland of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in support of the organization’s work to create a privacy framework.

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IBM Welcomes US-Japan Trade Agreement

IBM today issued the following statement welcoming the US-Japan trade agreement:

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IBM Comments on France’s Digital Services Tax

IBM submitted the following letter to the U.S. Trade Representative regarding initiation of a Section 301 investigation into the government of France’s digital services tax.

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IBM and NASA: Working Side-by-Side to Land on the Moon

This Saturday, July 20th, is the 50th anniversary of one of humanity’s greatest technological achievements: landing people on the Moon, and subsequently returning them safely to Earth.

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A Precision Regulation Approach to Stopping Illegal Activities Online

A lot can change in a year. And sometimes, nothing does. In March 2018, just before our annual Congressional fly-in, IBM published a point of view about the impact that harmful online content could have in our society.

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IBM Responds to U.S. Department of Commerce RFI on Artificial Intelligence

Today, IBM submitted comments to the United States Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) regarding the development of standards and tools to build and advance trusted Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems and applications.

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One year of GDPR: Better Privacy for Europe and the World

We are entering the second year of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which entered into force on May 25, 2018. GDPR shone a spotlight on data protection like nothing else before it. It has pushed data privacy and responsibility to front of mind for political decision makers and companies.

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IBM Welcomes OECD Principles for the Development and Use of AI

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – IBM today issued the following statement welcoming the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) release of new Principles on Artificial Intelligence:

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