News of Note—Apple partners with Veterans Affairs on health records; Trump plans to sign ‘American AI Initiative’

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Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> Apple partnered with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to make the health records feature on iPhones available to veterans. Release

> President Donald Trump is today expected to sign an executive order to launch the “American AI Initiative” that is aimed at boosting artificial intelligence research and making the United States more competitive. MIT Technology Review article

Mobile World Congress 2019

Attend the 2-Day Executive 5G Panel Series

FierceWireless is returning to Barcelona, Spain, during Mobile World Congress 2019 with a two-day Executive 5G Panel Series at the Fira Congress Hotel, conveniently located across the street from the MWC Convention Center. The panel events will take place on Feb. 25-26 and will cover 5G and The Fixed Wireless Access Opportunity, Taking 5G Indoors, and Making 5G Ubiquitous. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and hear from 5G leaders including Verizon, Vodafone, Orange, Sprint, NTT Docomo, Boingo Wireless, Qualcomm, and more over the course of two days.

Secure your spot at the event today! Now is your chance to join fellow industry professionals for networking and education. Registration information and the schedule can be found on the website here.

> Samsung released a new animated video that teases its plans to unveil a foldable smartphone next week at a press event in San Francisco. TechCrunch article