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WASHINGTON, DC – JAN. 20: U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo speaks during the United States Conference of Mayors 91st Winter Meeting in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Commerce picks 31 tech innovation hubs eligible for $500M in federal funding 

The tech hubs are in cities from Baltimore, Maryland, to Birmingham, Alabama, and beyond, with a focus on semiconductors, biotechnology, artificial intelligence and quantum computing.
WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 27: Committee ranking member Rep. James Comer (R-KY) attends a House Oversight Committee hearing titled Examining the Practices and Profits of Gun Manufacturers in the Rayburn House Office Building. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images).

House Oversight lawmakers to probe State Department email hack 

Leaders at the Departments of State and Commerce will have until Aug. 9 to provide further information about the intrusion to the GOP-led committee.
In this photo illustration, the home page for the OpenAI “ChatGPT” app is displayed on a laptop screen. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)

NIST launches public working group aimed at generative AI

The new working group will focus on several objectives related to generative AI, including developing new ways to evaluate and measure the technology's effectiveness.