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AT&T’s real 5G comes to NYC and five other cities

AT&T's real 5G comes to NYC and five other cities

As with the earlier rollout, this should deliver meaningful coverage. NYC is virtually blanketed in 5G, for example, while Las Vegas’ access expands well past the main city. The deployment brings AT&T’s normal 5G coverage up to 19 cities, and its millimeter wave access to 25 cities. It also underscores …

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NYC creates a high-level position to oversee ethics in AI

NYC creates a high-level position to oversee ethics in AI

The officer will have the help of advisory and steering committees that will respectively draw on appointed public members and city officials to “drive the conversation” around algorithms. To put it another way, the algorithms officer should have a better understanding of how algorithms apply in the real world. It’s …

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Lyft sues NYC over limits on driver ‘cruising’

Lyft sues NYC over limits on driver 'cruising'

A spokeswoman told CNET that the TLC took a “rushed, arbitrary” approach and hadn’t made a “serious attempt” to reduce traffic. She reiterated Lyft’s position that “comprehensive congestion pricing” would be more effective. The Commission, unsurprisingly, intended to fight the lawsuit. It characterized Lyft’s move as an “attack” on congestion …

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