Proposals under consideration in several legislatures would limit state interaction with firms assisting warrantless data collection.
Teri Takai wants industry to develop mobile devices that DOD can certify quickly -- and cheaply.
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration's code of conduct will apply only to commercial uses, at least to start.
RFI seeks suggestions on how best to offer terabytes of weather data -- and to keep taxpayers from footing the bill.
Defense Department CIO is concerned the legislation might collide with internal Pentagon realignment efforts.
Detailed guidance spells out what agencies can do to overcome institutional barriers to using data through collaboration across programs and agencies.
Private-sector successor to eHealth Exchange will focus on framework for data sharing and industry cooperation.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been on the defensive since it was revealed that the NSA subverted encryption standards.
In first official visit to the West Coast tech mecca, Commerce secretary solicits partnerships on climate data and highlights new Census tool.
Analysts see 'tremendous value' in data the government collects, but say infrastructure and policy prevent making the best use of it.
Ignore fads and focus on what the agency is looking to achieve, says Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board CIO Shawn Kingsberry.
If big data represents the search for a needle in a haystack, DARPA aims to develop technology that explains why the needle is in the stack in the first place.