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The Optimist’s Guide to the Robot Apocalypse

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Widespread unemployment due to technology has never materialized before.

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Google Will Always Answer Your Questions, But You Shouldn’t Always Let It

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When you punch a common question into the search bar on Google, you’re presented now with an answer emphasized above all the others. Is it correct?

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All Smartphone Users Should Take Away These Two Lessons From the CIA Wikileaks Files

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Don't stop using encryption services.

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Update Twitter and Free Up a Lot of Space on Your iPhone

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Twitter updated its iPhone app today with a new feature that lets users do some spring cleaning.

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These Are the 158 Key Federal Science Data Sets Rogue Programmers Have Duplicated So Far

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This includes climate data from NASA and NOAA.

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Former 18F Chief Heads to Private Sector

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Silicon Valley Can’t Fix its HR Problem With Ping-Pong Tables and Free Beer

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Tech companies still brag about not having HR, and many that do have it call it something else entirely.

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Video: NASA's Science Spy Plane Catches What Satellites Can't

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Not quite into space, but very close.

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Over a Third of Dot-Govs Fail Mobile Device Speed Tests

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A recent study found 92 percent of sites fail at least one metric related to load time, security, mobile friendliness and accessibility.

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No Quick Fixes for Small Business Cybersecurity

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Small businesses are being pummeled by cyberattacks, but witnesses split on possible fixes during a House committee hearing.

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Forrester: Digital Government Reaches New Heights But Websites Need Work

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Citizens are visiting the government's digital channels more than ever before.

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Moore’s Law Can’t Last Forever—But Two Small Changes Might Mean Your Phone Battery Will

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It’s true the pace of accelerating computer power is slowing. It’s also true this slowdown is a problem.

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Social Media’s Silent Filter

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Under-the-radar workers have scrubbed objectionable material from Facebook and other sites since well before the fake-news controversy.

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A Woman’s Pioneering Exoskeleton Technology Could Allow Paralyzed People to Move Again

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The exoskeleton is built with products anyone could purchase for a few hundred dollars.

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A Visual Search Engine for the Entire Planet

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Descartes Labs lets you point-and-hop between features in China and the United States.

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Government Matters: Budget Cuts and Hiring Cyber Talent

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A new administration continues to present challenges to government agencies.

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‘Worst to First’: How the U.S. Postal Service Cleaned Up Employee Discrimination Complaints

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USPS tackled its backlog of complaints and now provides that service to more than two dozen other agencies.

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House Bill Aims for ‘Race to the Top’ in Election Security

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The grant money would be provided on a competitive basis for innovative ideas.

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Senate Narrowly Passes Repeal of Obama Fair Pay, Safe Workplace Rule

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Repeal of what critics call contractor "blacklisting" heads to a receptive President Trump.

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Cyber Officials Ask: How Do You Prove Cyber Protections Are Worth The Investment?

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When your whole job is preventing attacks from happening, it can be hard to prove how effective you are.

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CIA Silent as Wikileaks Claims to Publish Thousands of Agency Files

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The group says the 8,000-plus files detail the existence and function of key hacking tools.

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The Cyberwar Information Gap

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Unlike a conventional military strike, state-on-state cyberattacks can go unreported for years.

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Facebook Is Making Life Absurdly Difficult in German Court

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The German government is threatening the social media giant with hefty fines if it doesn’t deal with fake news and hate speech.

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Meet the Satellite in Space that Maps and Predicts Lightning

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The agency's next-gen satellite is taking some awesome pictures as it tests its instruments.

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Iraq Agreed to Share More Information With US to Avoid Travel Ban

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Other countries will have a harder time pulling the same trick.

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Russia’s Spear Phishing Tactics in the 2016 Election Are Boring Compared to Its 2008 Hack of the US Military

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Long before the world knew the contents of Hillary Clinton staffers’ inboxes thanks to Russian hackers, the country went after an even bigger US target.

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White House Selects Deputy CTO From Peter Thiel’s Rolodex

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Choosing someone with a background in venture capital breaks from the technology company and long-time government executives the Obama administration preferred since creating a CTO role in 2009.

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‘Artificial Intelligence’ Has Become Meaningless

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It’s often just a fancy name for a computer program.

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Trump’s Braintrust Just Won an Immigration Battle with Silicon Valley They Have Been Fighting for Years

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The H-1B visa is favored by US tech companies, as it allows them to source specially-skilled STEM workers from abroad.

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MIT’s New Robot Reads Your Thoughts and Knows When It Made a Mistake

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Instead of taking over for a computer, typing instructions onto keyboards, or speaking them aloud, what if you could just think them?

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Video: Choosing the Right Keyboard App

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Texting is too important to stick with the default keyboard.

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Is It Wise to Foil North Korea’s Nuclear Tests With Cyberattacks?

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“This could set off very serious alarm bells in Beijing and Moscow.”

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IBM Thinks It’s Ready to Turn Quantum Computing Into an Actual Business

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IBM has announced it is forming IBM Q, a new division around its quantum computing research.

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Trump Team is Floating Cyber Executive Order to Industry

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Cyber watchers urge Trump to hold officials accountable for cyber lapses, but to be clear what accountability means.

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Slack and Teddy Bears Leak Your Secrets; Boeing Employee Sends Personnel Data to His Wife

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It's never a dull week in cyber.

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Kickstarter Is Teaching the Tech World the Meaning of Gender Equity and Fair Pay

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Most companies say they’re striving for a balance of genders and a fair showing of ethnic and other minority groups on staff. Most are failing.

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Now You Can Use NASA's Volcano-Tracking Technology to Monitor Your Baby

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Or your cat.

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The Government’s Secret Wiki for Intelligence

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Analysts reportedly tucked classified information about Russian hacking inside Intellipedia for safekeeping.

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Amazon Broke the Internet Because Its System Couldn’t Handle a Typo

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Amazon has already modified its S3 system to avoid this problem again in the future.

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Meet Medusa and Jenny—Drones You Fly with Your Mind

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A growing drone startup uses augmented reality to drop the joystick.

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House Bill Would Give Companies Some Leeway to Hack Back

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It would allow hacked companies to penetrate their attackers' network, but not to destroy anything once they’re there.

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Lawmakers Bump NASA Bill and Increase Several Agencies' Cyber Responsibilities

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The House scheduled a vote on NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2017 for Monday under suspension of rules, but dropped it off the schedule.

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Video: How to Put a Shutdown Timer on Your Computer

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Let your computer handle though pesky updates without waiting around.

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This Speck of DNA Contains a Movie, a Computer Virus, and an Amazon Gift Card

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Meet the storage format that never goes obsolete.

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Nextgov Event: Improving Customer Satisfaction in Government

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When it comes to customer service, can the government really do more with less?

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Software Engineers Have Figured Out a Way to Turn Charts Into Music for the Blind

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There is a vexing gap between data’s possibilities and its accessibility.

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Singapore Commuters Can Soon Use Credit Cards to Board Public Transit

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Straphangers won’t have to put money on a separate fare card to ride buses and trains.

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The Invisible Fence That Keeps Drones Away From the President

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Some drones are programmed to avoid restricted airspace—but it’s not hard to ignore the limits and fly there anyway.

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One Russian Hacking Investigation Moves Forward, Another in Chaos

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House intelligence leaders agreed on the scope of their investigation as calls mounted for Attorney General Sessions to recuse himself from executive branch investigations.

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Shoddy U.S. Cyber Deterrence Policy Emboldens Adversaries, Lawmakers Say

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Former military officials urge war games to improve U.S. cyber responses.

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