The Commerce Department's National Technical Information Service has chosen 35 companies and academic organizations to capitalize on the federal government's vast data assets.
IARPA is hosting forecasting tournaments, crowdsourcing intelligence and combining human research with automation in order to accurately forecast – and prevent – catastrophic events before they take place.
Vice President Biden said that advances in computing technology and changes in the culture of scientific collaboration will lead researchers to a cure for cancer.
GSA wants new U.S. Data Federation to become source and inspiration for more open data across government.
The Treasury Department is working on a Legal Entity Identifier system to link financial institutions, but officials say its government-wide adoption would require assurances of open, free and high-quality data available on a non-discriminatory basis.
The U.S. and the European Union have spent years trying to come to agreement over questions of privacy, security and commerce in cyberspace -- and challenges remain.
New deal gives agencies wider use of procurement data keyed to DUNS numbers.
As commercial satellite imaging companies multiply, NGA is looking for new ways to acquire mapping data.
Steve Kelman looks at the potential -- and potential risks -- of letting algorithms drive government decision-making.
Despite concerns, Treasury Department officials said they are on schedule to publish agency spending data by the May 2017 deadline.
NGA launches Challenge.gov campaign with $200,000 in prize money for best solution to a data access problem.
The Federal Trade Commission reminds consumers that rental cars can be a vector for data theft via their onboard IT systems.
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