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Ford CEO Jim Hackett on the Future of Computing, Cities, and Self-Driving Cars

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Hackett overseen new initiatives at the car company.

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The Robots of 2018 Are iPads on Wheels

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Information robots took over the robot section of CES 2018.

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The Real Reasons Why the Government Shut Down

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Immigration isn’t the only sticking point.

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Amazon Won't Ask Your Old Salary, a Rule That May Actually Hurt Women

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Amazon plans to hire at least 100,000 new employees in the US this year.

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Trump Team Enters New, Risky Territory on Shutdown Budgeting

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Administration may be skirting the limits of its legal authority to carry forward and transfer funding.

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Government Shuts Down After Senate Rejects One-Month Stopgap Spending Bill

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Lawmakers did not come up with an alternate plan in time for the midnight deadline.

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State CIOs Want Federal Agencies to Get Out of Their Way

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NASCIO’s advocacy priorities cite duplicative and conflicting security regulations and audits as a waste of time and money.

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NASA Is Testing A Nuclear Reactor

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It's one way to help us survive on Mars.

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Pentagon Deputy Tapped For Powerful New Management Role

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The chief management officer position would focus on business reform but include IT and data management responsibilities.

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UPDATED: See Who Gets Sent Home in a Shutdown

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Some agencies would furlough virtually everyone, while others would remain completely open if there is a lapse in appropriations.

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DHS Contract Aims To Make Sharing Cyber Threat Data Easier Than Ever

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The contract would add advanced search functions its IMPACT database.

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In Case of Shutdown, These Agencies Want Your Government Phone Off

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For some feds, the only authorized use of a government-issued device during a shutdown is seeing if they need to go back to work.

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Is 2018 the Year Congress Finally Passes 'Dig Once' Broadband Legislation?

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Advocates worry the allure of Trump’s elusive infrastructure package is stalling improved Internet access, particularly in rural America.

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Federal Email Authentication Deployment Has More Than Doubled Since DHS Order. What’s Next?

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Here's what agencies need to know about the next phase.

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House Narrowly Passes Stopgap Spending Bill, But Shutdown Threat Remains

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Continuing resolution to keep agencies open through Feb. 16 will face a tougher vote in the Senate.

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To Unleash Blockchain's Potential, Government Must Direct Its Growth

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One of the biggest issues federal agencies run into with blockchain projects is making sure sensitive data doesn't fall into the wrong hands.

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Kaspersky Seeks Immediate Halt to Federal Government Ban

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The procedural move is unlikely to prevail, a former cybercrime prosecutor says.

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Apple CEO Says iPhone Users Will Soon Be Able to Disable Battery Management

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The company is continuing its apology tour for intentionally slowing down phones.

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Lebanese Spy Agency Likely Behind Fake Messaging Apps, Researchers Say

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The nation-state-run campaign being called Dark Caracal has been ongoing, undetected for years, despite not being all that sophisticated.

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Here’s How to Stop Squelching New Ideas, Eric Schmidt’s Advisory Board Tells DoD

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An exclusive preview of the Defense Innovation Board’s new recommendations for James Mattis.

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Beltway Hosts 3 Amazon HQ2 Finalists

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Amazon narrows the 238 proposals it received to build its next headquarters to 20 finalists.

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How APIs Can Reshape the Defense Department Enterprise

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By leveraging APIs, Defense stands to realize substantial increases in productivity and reductions in costs.

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When Will Astronauts Launch From U.S. Soil Again?

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NASA is hopeful SpaceX and Boeing will soon free the country from dependency on Russia, but delays abound.

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A Popular Algorithm Is No Better at Predicting Crimes Than Random People

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The COMPAS tool is widely used to assess a defendant’s risk of committing more crimes, but a new study puts its usefulness into perspective.

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House Votes to Restore Top Cyber Diplomat’s Office

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The vote is a rare rift on cyber policy with the Trump administration.

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Despite Progress, Social Platforms Still Not Terrorist-Proof

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Google To Build 3 Undersea Internet Cables

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The company hopes to create more reliable connectivity for international customers.

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Google Wants to Make Building an AI Algorithm as Easy as Drag and Drop

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In the battle for the cloud, this could provide an advantage.

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How the Cloud Helps FEMA Scale and Improve Disaster Response

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Cloud infrastructure has helped the emergency management agency deliver services more efficiently.

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Republicans Rally Ranks for Month-Long Spending Bill to Avoid Shutdown

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House Speaker Paul Ryan said he is hopeful "cool heads" will prevent agencies from closing.

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As America’s Nukes and Sensors Get More Connected, the Risk of Cyber Attack Is Growing

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Future nuclear weapons will be more sophisticated and better integrated with other equipment. That has benefits and drawbacks.

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Where Is AI Adoption Headed in Federal IT?

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Artificial intelligence is likely going to creep further into agencies in 2018, and Congress is considering ways to regulate it.

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Google's Latest Hiring Tactic Is Training Other Companies' Employees

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The tech company now offers an online IT training course.

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Treasury, GSA See the Benefits of Blockchain

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More agencies are dabbling in the distributed ledger technology to make operations, accounting and supply chains more efficient and secure.

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IARPA Wants to Use Machine Learning to Help Prevent Terrorist Attacks

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Automated video monitoring could also help detect threats more efficiently than human operators.

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Microsoft Develops Virtual Reality For Disaster Response

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What's the best way to evacuate a building during an earthquake? VR can show you.

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DHS Wants to Make Cyber Info Sharing Smarter, Secretary Says

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The department wants to tailor its threat sharing system for particular companies and sectors.

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Defense Department Halts Electronic Health Records Rollout

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During an eight-week pause, the department will assess the program's successes and failures so far.

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Can I Use My Government Smartphone During a Shutdown?

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Just because government goes dark during a shutdown doesn’t mean your government devices have to, too.

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The Internet Broke Emergency Alerts

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America’s emergency notification systems were first built for war, and then rebuilt for peace. A false alarm in Hawaii shows that they didn’t anticipate how media works in the smartphone era.

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45 Percent of Federal Email Domains Miss Security Deadline

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The Homeland Security Department, which ordered the security upgrade, is only 15 percent compliant.

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Don’t Try to Work Through the Flu of 2018

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And it's not too late to get a flu shot.

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Could This Be the Year Congress Helps Restore Consumer Trust?

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Data breaches touched almost every sector hurting us where we live, shop, ride and bank.

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Shutdown, Surveillance Deadlines Loom Over Congress

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A pair of lawmakers also proposed a pay raise for federal employees.

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Watchdog: GSA Assuming ‘Unnecessary’ Risk in Telecom Transition

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The Federal Acquisition Service has doled out $9 million to agencies supporting the EIS rollout without receiving the required interagency agreements.

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All The Ways Women Are Still Discriminated Against in STEM

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Three-quarters of women in computer jobs said they have experienced gender-related discrimination.

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How It Became Normal to Ignore Texts and Emails

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Digital messages mimic the speed of real conversation, but often what people like best is the ability to put them off.

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Facebook Finally Blinks

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Mark Zuckerberg’s radical decision to reinvent the News Feed is a plea for mercy.

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Smart Cars Collect a Lot of Data. FTC Wants to Know How It's Used.

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While some types of information may make drivers safer, others are more geared toward selling ads.

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Russian DNC Hackers Targeting Senate, Cyber Firm Says

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Sen. Ben Sasse wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify on the issue.

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