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The Government Accountability Office wants the Department of Defense to implement governmentwide open source software requirements, but the Pentagon's top tech official has other plans.
DARPA thinks it can detect automated disinformation campaigns across a range of media by focusing on common machine-generated errors.
Financial, technical and bureaucratic hurdles are making it more difficult for states to patch their election-related software and move on from an expiring Windows operating system.
How the program Coding it Forward is building opportunity for budding government data scientists.
The first in a series of expected technology pilots at the agency will focus on robotic process and intelligent automation tools for contract data.
A new review board will to supervise agency procurement of TBM tools and services and make recommendations about acquisition and deployment strategies.
The inspector general at IRS wants the agency to ditch its error prone and largely manual process for examining amended individual tax returns and allow users to submit their changes through the same streamlined e-filing portal used for original returns.
Steve Kelman digs deeper into the ways non-traditional contractors are changing the federal IT community.
A year after standing up, Army Futures Command has hit full operating capability. Here's a quick look at three of the projects.
Congressional Democrats are sounding the alarm on the security threats facing the 2020 elections -- and bashing the senator they feel is most responsible for legislative inaction.
Policymakers and experts know that paperless DRE voting machines are confined to a small number of states, but new survey results demonstrate just how concentrated the problem is.
Federal agencies should adapt external engagement models from corporate venture capital to take advantage of innovation in the commercial sector.
Customer experience has become a driver for agencies modernizing their IT systems.
Two senators have introduced legislation that would require social media companies to calculate the value of the data they collect and provide clear options for users not to share it.
The White House tech team that was formed to save HealthCare.gov in 2014 is returning to its roots as a 911 squad for government tech.
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The Federal Cloud Computing Strategy takes a thoughtful approach to IT modernization.
No matter how "smart" a cybersecurity system and program is, there will always be a vulnerability if it's designed to play defense.
To support long-term modernization initiatives, agencies must invest in skilled staff and open, automated and collaborative processes.
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