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    Election officials: 'We are going to need more assistance'

    At the Election Assistance Committee's latest meeting, officials warn of "enlightening and frightening" planning exercises and a need for additional funding. 08/16/2017

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    NIST retools security and privacy controls for IoT era

    NIST expands its security and privacy governance strategies to address the new ecosystem of connected devices. 08/16/2017

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    DHS cyber shop seeks CTO

    A key cyber hub at the National Protection and Programs Directorate is looking for a top tech officer. 08/16/2017

  • Telecom
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    Verizon plans FirstNet rival

    Verizon says it will carve a dedicated network out of its extensive national 4G LTE network for first responders, in competition with FirstNet. 08/16/2017

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    Can't we all just get along?

    Some friction between senior careerists and political appointees is inevitable, but a little empathy can go a long way. 08/16/2017

  • Intelligence
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    Unclassified ICITE on the horizon

    The intelligence community's cloud-based computing platform is moving into more broadly accessible realms, according to the ODNI's top tech official. 08/15/2017

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    Can AI tools replace feds?

    The Heritage Foundation is recommending that hundreds of thousands of federal jobs be replaced by automation as part of a larger government reorganization strategy. 08/15/2017

  • Critical Read
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    The future of prediction in an unpredictable world

    Agility and prediction are not mutually exclusive in government decision-making, according to a new study. 08/15/2017

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    Senators look to pass MGT via defense bill

    The Modernizing Government Technology Act could become law via a defense bill, like its predecessors FITARA and Clinger-Cohen. 08/15/2017

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    Walking toward change

    A father-daughter story about cancer recovery and organizational improvement. 08/15/2017

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    Trump targets China for IP policies

    A new presidential memorandum tasks the U.S. Trade Representative with addressing China’s policy of compelling foreign companies to divulge trade secrets in exchange for access to the Chinese markets. 08/14/2017

  • Budget
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    Time to start planning for a government shutdown

    Neither the looming debt limit nor the lack of appropriations is likely to shutter agencies this fall, but the risk is too great to be ignored. 08/14/2017

  • Cybersecurity
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    DOD pushes toward CAC replacement

    Defense officials hope the Common Access Card's days are numbered as they continue to test new identity management solutions. 08/14/2017

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    IARPA looks to hand-held genetic testing

    IARPA wants help developing next-generation genetic sequencing technology that it can use in hand-held devices. 08/14/2017

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    DHS elevates Driggers to senior cyber post

    Rick Driggers is moving to the deputy slot at the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications at DHS. 08/14/2017