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Government Wants to Detect Bio-engineered Threats

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Whether it's a lab goof or by design, the intelligence community wants to spot engineered biological organisms.

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The Gmail Feature That Will Help You Speed Through Your Inbox

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Auto-advance can help save your time and your sanity.

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NSA Updates List of Tech Ready For Commercialization

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The agency's portfolio of technology focuses on challenges in big data, cyber, internet of things and mobility.

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Donald Trump’s New National Space Council is Already Baffling the Space Industry

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Holding an untelevised event on the Friday before a holiday weekend isn’t a way to gin up popular support for a bold space agenda.

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First Responders Use Gaming System Behind 'Mortal Kombat' for Disaster Training

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DHS is testing out a video game-based active shooter simulation.

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A Programmer Automated Their Data-Entry Job. Now the Question Is Whether to Tell Their Employer.

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What are the ethics of automating yourself out of a job?

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Private Mobility Services Need To Share Their Data. Here's How.

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If ride-hailing companies want to act like public buses, cities will need their numbers to make policy decisions.

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DHS Workers Left Unsecured Laptops and Passwords on Their Desks

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An audit also found poor password management and weak access controls for digital systems.

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Former Pentagon Money Man to Oversee Defense of NATO Computer Networks

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Kevin Scheid returns to the alliance as members eye spending increases to pay for cyber projects and traditional weapons.

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A Montessori-Inspired Wooden Robot Teaches Toddlers How to Code

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But how early should kids start to code?

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Hackers Take Aim at County Website, Europe and U.K. Parliament

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Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Robots Used to Be Advertised as Job-Saving Technology

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'Forest Bathing': How Microdosing on Nature Can Help With Stress

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The practice, long-popular in Japan, is gaining traction in the U.S. as a way of harnessing the health benefits of being outdoors.

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Uber Drivers in Kenya Will Take Selfies to Keep Riders Safe

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Real-time identification check helps drivers protect their accounts from being compromised, says the company.

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This Trend in Teen Communication Just May Make the World a Better Place

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The rise of the wholesome meme is just one small part of a broader movement towards internet positivity.

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Agencies' Grasp of Agile is ‘All Over The Map,’ One CTO Says

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Developing software in an incremental fashion may mean rethinking contracting and personnel's duties, an Excella Consulting's chief technology officer said.

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An Insider’s View of Trump’s American Technology Council Meeting

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While a White House official said all the right things, Code for America Founder Jen Pahlka wanted to see more spine from tech executives.

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Kaspersky: Stop Russian to Judgment on Our Products

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Congress seems to approve of a proposed federal pay raise, loosening retirement fund rules and wants to get rid of agency that focuses on elections.

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Parents Share How They Protect Their Kids Online

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Advice for anyone trying to figure out how to balance the perils of the digital world with its benefits.

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Cyber Advisory Board Gives Thumbs Down to NIST Oversight Role

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The advisory board plans to dig into IT modernization during its next meeting.

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GSA Watchdog Details Clash That Drove Sharpe from Acquisition Service

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The unredacted report features new details about a fight over the technology modernization fund.

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DARPA's Ex-Leader's Speculative Dream of Mind-Melding Empathy

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Arati Prabhakar imagines a neurologically enhanced future where everyone’s brains are connected.

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Info Request on Cyber Workforce Preparedness Coming Soon

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The RFI will inform a report on whether cyber workforce training is up to snuff.

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Robots Used to Be Advertised As Job-Saving Technology

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Automation is now viewed in the same manner as outsourcing.

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Could This Ring Solve Your Security Woes?

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One ring to rule them all...

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Is a Cabinet-Level CIO the Future of Government I.T.?

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That person would lead “a legion of people” who could support the technology needs of other agencies.

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DevOps University Aims to Address Government's Agile Talent Dearth

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The 31,000 square-foot facility will support more than 250 DevOps and agile development specialists, many of whom are federal customers.

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Senate Defense Bill Splits CIO Duties, Bans Russian Anti-virus Software

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The bill would reform how the Pentagon manages internal cybersecurity.

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NSA Confronts a Problem of Its Own Making

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Recent cyberattacks show what happens when America’s secret-keepers can’t keep their secrets.

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Emmanuel Macron’s New Tech Visa Will Make France an Unlikely Laboratory for Globalization

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The French process appears “significantly” simpler than in the U.S., which doesn’t have a dedicated visa for tech workers.

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The US Will Ban Laptops on 180 International Airlines Unless They Meet Mysterious New Security Rules

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If the airlines fail to enforce the new standards, the US could bar all large personal electronic devices from their planes.

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No One Could’ve Guessed Just How Important the iPhone Would Be

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That phone, along with its successors and competitors, eventually upended how we communicate.

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Writing the Rules of Cyberwar

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The line between offensive and defensive attacks is far from clear, a new book argues.

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Congressional AI Caucus Wants to Separate Fact From Fiction

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Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., wants to educate Congress about artificial intelligence.

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NIST Cyber Advisers Anxious Over Auditing Agencies

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The proposed expansion of NIST's mission comes as the agency is quickly working to meet mandates in the cybersecurity executive order.

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Congressman Renews Concerns About Mar-a-Lago Cybersecurity

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Rep. Ted Lieu wants to know if DHS is securing the Florida resort’s Wi-Fi when the president visits.

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Ukraine Police Say This is the Source of Tuesday’s Massive Cyberattack

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The lesson from Tuesday’s massive cyberattack, beware of updates from Ukrainian accounting apps that are orders of magnitude larger than normal.

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Just Having Your Phone Within Reach Makes You Dumber

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Trying not to be distracted by a phone is, itself, distracting.

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For Google, Everything Is a Popularity Contest

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The limits of the search giant's philosophy

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I Could Kill You with a Consumer Drone

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As a former intelligence soldier who now sells drones for a living, I can tell you that this problem is bigger than almost anyone realizes.

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Nextgov Event: Tech Refresh Thursday

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Rep. Robin Kelly kicks off Thursday's morning event on IT modernization.

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Is the Problem With Tech Companies That They're Companies?

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A Stanford professor argues that a profit imperative is in tension with the needs of a democratic society.

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Be Boring When You Need To, Innovate When It Makes Sense, GSA CTO Says

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“We have an incredible allergy toward failure,” said General Services Administration's top technologist.

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Consumers Think The Government’s Voice Should Be Female

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People would use a government version of Siri or Alexa as long as it sounded human, a new survey shows.

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Officials: Controversial Surveillance Law Helped Stop Smartphone Attack

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Intelligence officials declined to reveal how many Americans have been scooped up by FISA section 702 programs.

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White House Office of American innovation Lays Out Priorities

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Led by Jared Kushner, the collection of White House talent has been described as a “SWAT team of internal consultants” and a liaison between federal bureaucracies and Silicon Valley innovation.

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What's New in Apple's iOS 11?

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An updated operating system always comes with a few surprises.

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Why Would Anyone Fear a Self-Driving Car?

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An advocate for the technology argues that the leap of faith it demands is one that Americans have already made.

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Steve Jobs Taught Me That Before Employees Can Be Creative, They Have to Feel Psychologically Safe

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Workplaces should be engines where new ideas are rapidly exchanged and tested.

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Google Will No Longer Mine Your Emails for Advertising Data

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Previously, email-mining in Gmail was a requirement of using the free service.

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