Big data analytics are used in making determinations for credit, employment, and even criminal sentencing. Should the government make sure they are used fairly?
The FAA has made its database of hobbyists' and recreational users' unmanned aerial systems more widely available to the public.
The decennial count might stress inclusive approaches, but that doesn't mean no one's checking for fraud.
Robert Litt, ODNI's top laywer, told a closed Senate hearing in 2012 about how intelligence agencies use data and computer systems to uncover potential insider threats.
DHS components are discovering that transformation is best tackled one step at a time.
A new report from a DHS advisory board spells out what government can do to maximize the use of big-data analytics in national security and emergency situations.
Vice President Joe Biden calls for more open data to fuel big picture public health efforts, including the administration's "moonshot" bid to cure cancer.
Getting tools and organizations alike to share standardized data is crucial as ever-more data overwhelms law enforcement.
A new report examines how big-data applications can uncover discrimination but also encode hidden biases.
One year before the Data Act’s big reporting deadline, the Treasury Department dropped a finalized picture of how all the government's spending data will actually come together.
As innovative technologies such as cloud and big data accelerate, federal IT managers are looking to the private sector for help.
Regardless of the source of metadata, "you're going to get improvements by merit of how the data is tagged and how the attributes are assigned," NSA Deputy CIO Sally Holcomb said.
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