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When Push Comes to Shove, How Quickly Will You Give Up Your Data for Convenience?

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In the online world, it took us only a few years to get accustomed to the idea that firms can track our browsing behavior and predict our next steps.

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'They Get It,' Lawmaker Says of Trump's Innovation Office

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Trump's teams have been concerned with federal IT since the transition, Rep. Will Hurd said.

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IT Modernization Bill Sails Through House Committee

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“This eliminates the traditional ‘use it or lose it’ approach that has plagued IT for years,” Rep. Will Hurd said.

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Microsoft’s New Head of Research Has Spent His Career Building Powerful AI—And Making Sure It’s Safe

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Eric Horvitz wants to fundamentally change the way humans interact with machines.

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Verizon Claims FCC Is Not Reversing Net Neutrality Rules Two Days After FCC Chairman Suggests It Is

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Although Verizon has publicly said it supports net neutrality rules, the company has also played a significant role in impeding the regulations.

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Robot Exoskeletons Are Finally Here, And They’re Nothing Like the Suits From 'Iron Man'

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After years of tinkering and military adventures, the first exoskeleton suits are finally walking out of the lab and into the market.

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How Removing Drivers from Trucks Leads to Flying Cars

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If we can figure out self-driving vehicles on the ground, the next step might be taking to the skies.

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House Panel Passes Bill Requiring Federal Cyber Guidance for Small Businesses

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The committee's Democratic leader criticized the bill for giving the government’s cyber standards agency more responsibility without more funding.

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Robots Don’t Have to Take Over Jobs in Order to Be a Problem for Workers

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“I think full automation is a big red herring."

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Space: Trump's Least Controversial Frontier

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Unlike in other policy areas, the president can pay significant attention to the U.S. space program with little risk of backlash.

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SpaceX's Secretive Satellite Launch

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The space company expands its reach within the government

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Compromise Spending Bill Includes Cyber Goodies

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The Homeland Security Department, FBI and Secret Service all get cyber boosts in the bipartisan bill.

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The Internet of Things Needs a Code of Ethics

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Technology is evolving faster than the legal and moral frameworks needed to manage it.

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NSA Is Changing Some of the Information It Collects

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The agency says it’s stopping the controversial practice of collecting Americans’ emails that mention foreign intelligence targets.

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There’s No Way to Win at Email—So We Just Need to Relax Our Standards

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Inbox Zero is a pipe dream.

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FCC Captures Second CIO 100 Award

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“We wanted to operate like internal venture capitalists,” FCC CIO David Bray said.

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MGT Act, FAFSA Data Breach on Congress' Agenda

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Updating old systems and investigating what's happened with a popular student-aid tool are on Congress' calendar this week.

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Trump Creates New Tech Council to Tackle Federal IT Modernization

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A new order offers another sign that agency heads, not CIOs, will be responsible for federal systems.

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Google Is Testing Job-Search Feature That Could Rival LinkedIn—And Facebook

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The search giant is also quietly working on a service called Google Hire, a tool to manage companies’ recruitment processes,

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HHS Secretary: Doctors Should Deal With Patients, Not Computers

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The agency should set standards for health IT so doctors don’t need to fiddle with electronic medical records, Tom Price says.

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Hackers Expose Gamers' Accounts and Meddle in French Elections

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Plus the fallout from stolen health data.

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Slack Can Now Be Used as a Dating App—And That’s a Really Bad Idea

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The messaging platform that’s taken over the lives of office workers, is about to become even more distracting.

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Amazon’s Best Money-Making Machine Is Slowing Down

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Amazon Web Services churned out more than $12 billion in revenue last year.

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Hackers Get Back to the Basics

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As the costs of complex cyberattacks increase, old-school email tricks are coming back in style.

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The Government Wants a Thriving Cyber Insurance Market. Here’s How It’s Getting Started

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The Homeland Security Department wants to build a massive repository of cybersecurity and breach data that insurers can learn from.

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Facebook Data ‘Does Not Contradict’ Intelligence on Russia Meddling

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The social platform says it has a problem with government-run efforts to manipulate public opinion.

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Trump's DHS CIO Pick is a Former Secret Service Agent, Hedge Fund CISO

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Richard Staropoli would fill the spot left vacant by Luke McCormack.

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The Rise of the Health Care Robots

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The robots are coming and they want you to get well soon.

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Satya Nadella’s Biggest Bet for Microsoft Could Be Its Future

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The tech giant's cloud computing business continues to be a rising star,

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Hurd to Introduce Revised IT Modernization Bill with White House Support

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The Modernizing Government Technology Act, take two.

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Ransomware is On the Rise and Getting More Expensive

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Americans are more willing to pay up, a survey found.

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Trump Aide Signals Spending Data Will Be Critical to Modernizing Government

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The DATA Act's deadline is approaching quickly.

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McCaul: Expect a Major IT Modernization Push after Cyber Executive Order

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The effort to modernize government technology will likely be driven by Rep. Will Hurd’s legislation, the House Homeland chairman said.

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Federal Cloud Spending Has Stalled, Report Says

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The slowdown could be a blip in the market's double-digit growth.

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Powerful Algorithms Need a New Formula, Not More Transparency, To Be Kept in Check

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Algorithms are complicated so exposing the code behind them won’t make them more understandable, says Microsoft.

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With H-1B Under Threat, Alphabet Is the Only Big Tech Company to Ramp Up Immigration Lobbying

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Immigration is a touchstone topic in the technology industry.

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Pentagon’s Top Techie Needs Purchasing Power of Closest Allies, Former DOD CIO Says

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The country's closest allies have CIO counterparts who can make small investments promising technology. Not so in the U.S.

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How Should We Treat Our Military Robots?

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Increasingly human-like automated weapons demand an honest accounting of our emotional responses to them.

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US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon If You’re Not Careful

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The US space industry is prodding the US government into refreshing its outdated laws on commercial activity beyond Earth.

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Former Intel Director: ‘The Clearance System We Have is Broken’

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The government needs to be able to continuously vet intelligence employees for threats, former Director of National Intelligence Director James Clapper said.

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TSA Awards Accenture $64M for Agile IT Modernization

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The Department of Homeland Security has been ramping up agile efforts.

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How to Stop Services from Snooping on Your Gmail

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Do you know who's reading your messages?

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What Happens to Federal Employee Pay During a Shutdown?

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Find out how well you know how a shutdown affects your paycheck.

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Defense Intelligence Agency’s ‘Shark Tank’ Helps Startups Pitch Spy Apps

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DIA analysts who like a product can launch a partnership on the spot.

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Silicon Valley Hires the Most Alumni of These 10 Universities, And None of Them Are in the Ivy League

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If you want to work in Silicon Valley, try going to school in California.

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If the Government Shuts Down, Some of Its Websites, Databases and IT Does Too

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OMB’s 2013 guidance requires that IT systems related to excepted activity, including national security, stays functional.

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Government’ Biggest Cyber Problem Will Be Contractors’ Big Opportunity, Report Says

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If the government can't hire cyber talent, it will continue to seek outside support, a market analysis said.

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Egypt Is Blocking Voice Calls Made Over Social Media Apps

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The key reason is ostensibly security concerns, but there’s also a suspicion there are economic incentives.

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A Trick That Hides Censored Websites Inside Cat Videos

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The technique uses popular sites as camouflage for banned ones.

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What's Next in Federal Technology?

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Download Nextgov's ebook on emerging tech trends impacting the federal government and how it delivers services to citizens.

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