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DARPA

DARPA Online Games Aim to Speed Up Software Verification Process; Michael Hsieh Comments

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has launched a new lineup of free online games through a program that seeks to speed up verification of software to ensure that each ...
cyber

DHS Requests Public Input on Cyber Info Exchange Group Formation

The Department of Homeland Security is soliciting public feedback on a plan to establish privately led information sharing and analysis organizations to voluntarily submit cyber-related ...
CellTower

NIST Issues 20-Year Public Safety Comms Research Roadmap; Dereck Orr Comments

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a new roadmap that outlines research the agency will require for U.S. public safety communications over the next 20 years. NIST ...
drone

DOJ Issues Drone Usage Policy Guidance for US Law Enforcement

The Justice Department has released a set of policy guidelines on the use of unmanned aircraft systems to support U.S. law enforcement and national security activities in the federal, ...
research and development RD

House Bills Push for Supercomputer R&D, Tech Transfer Initiatives

The House has unanimously approved two bills that would establish federal programs to build exascale computers and facilitate transfer of technologies from laboratory to market. “Massive ...
NIH image

Jean Vettel: Army Research Lab Technology Seeks to Detect Battlefield Threats Via Brain Waves

Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have demonstrated a headgear equipped with electroencephalography sensors they designed to detect threats on the battlefield via ...
Stephen Warren

Stephen Warren Outlines VA Steps to Address Cyber Issues

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ chief information officer, has said the department is making progress on its cyber goals despite the deficiencies ...
naval research laboratory

Naval Research Lab Secures Space Debris Detection Sensor Patent; Christoph Englert Comments

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory’s geospace science and technology division has obtained a U.S. patent for a compact sensor designed to help detect small debris in space. NRL said ...
Defense Information Systems Agency DISA

DISA Unveils Classified Comm Kits for Pentagon Mobile Users; Army Maj. Joy Thomas Comments

The Defense Information Systems Agency has introduced a range of portable communication kits designed to allow mobile users across the Defense Department to place classified voice and ...
DNA

Michael Fitz: US Special Operations Command Tests Devices for Rapid DNA Analysis

The U.S. Special Operations Command has to test DNA scanners in an effort to reduce the time required to process genetic evidence from weeks to less than two hours and replace the ...