@pluralistic - The true, tactical significance of #Project2025. Like you, I have heard a lot about Project 2025, the Heritage Foundation's #roadmap for the actions that #Trump should take if he wins the presidency. Given the #HeritageFoundation's centrality to the #American #authoritarian project, it's about as awful and frightening as you might expect https://pluralistic.net/2024/07/14/fracture-lines/#disassembly-manual#democracy #congress #constitution #courts #justice #civilliberties #government #hierarchy #wealth #policy #governance
@rachelcoldicutt @mia

> He asked DeepMind founder Demis Hassabis, “If you were a government today why would you not want to have all of your data in a cloud-based infrastructure so you can analyse it with an LLM?”, a question that even Hassabis had to swerve, no doubt mindful of the security and accuracy implications of such a move and the enormous amount of data cleaning, infrastructure management and optimisation that would be required.

#infrastructure#Policy#AI #security

@rachelcoldicutt @mia

Added this piece from Anna Dent to the reading list: https://www.computerweekly.com/opinion/Automating-Public-Services-A-careful-approach

> Technological progress happens in tandem with societal change; as my colleague Anna Dent set out yesterday in Computer Weekly, public trust is essential to deliver this well -- particularly for a government with such a wide and shallow mandate. 

#infrastructure#Healthcare #ai#Policy #trust

@rachelcoldicutt @mia

> He asked DeepMind founder Demis Hassabis, “If you were a government today why would you not want to have all of your data in a cloud-based infrastructure so you can analyse it with an LLM?”, a question that even Hassabis had to swerve, no doubt mindful of the security and accuracy implications of such a move and the enormous amount of data cleaning, infrastructure management and optimisation that would be required.

#infrastructure#Policy#AI #security