Arati Prabhakar

Arati Prabhakar: DARPA Looks to Combat Islamic State Group with Internet Tools

Arati Prabhakar Arati Prabhakar, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has outlined how the agency is working to help counter the Islamic State group and other ...
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Profile: Dr. David Honey, ODNI Science and Technology Director

Dr. David Honey serves as director of science and technology at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, where he works to identify strategies for the integration of scientific ...
Dan Tangherlini

Dan Tangherlini: Agencies Seek New IT, Digital Service Ideas From GSA’s 18F Lab

Dan Tangherlini Dan Tangherlini, who officially left the General Services Administration Friday after three years as its leader, described several initiatives the agency started during ...
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Paul Cohen: DARPA Program Tackles Human-Computer Language Barrier

The Defense Research Advanced Research Projects Agency has kicked off a program to research and develop methods to advance the communication interface between people and machines. DARPA said ...
Phyllis Schneck

Phyllis Schneck: DHS Eyes ‘Weather Map’ Approach to Cybersecurity

Phyllis Schneck The Department of Homeland Security is working with the White House and private sector to integrate big data into the government’s efforts to help businesses and federal ...
Katrina McFarland

Katrina McFarland Outlines Pentagon’s Tech Goals

Katrina McFarland Katrina McFarland, assistant defense secretary for acquisition, has outlined the Defense Department’s technology goals amid an environment of budget uncertainty ...
Mathias Winter

Rear Adm. Mathias Winter Unveils ONR’s New Autonomous Systems Strategy

Mathias Winter The Office of Naval Research has introduced science and technology strategies with the goal to protect soldiers from harm, FedTech Magazine reported Thursday. Rear ...
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President Obama Wants to Pump $14B into Cybersecurity Programs

President Barack Obama is seeking $14 billion in funding to bolster the U.S. government’s cybersecurity efforts under the fiscal year 2016 budget plan, Reuters reported Monday. Alina ...
Gen. Daniel Allyn

Gen. Daniel Allyn: Budget Cuts Prompt Army to Rethink Aviation Programs

Gen. Daniel Allyn Gen. Daniel Allyn, vice chief of staff at the U.S. Army, has said the military branch developed a plan to restructure its aviation fleet and strategy due to budget ...
Megan Smith

Megan Smith: US Digital Services Offices Need People with ‘Technical Quotient’

Megan Smith Federal Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith has highlighted the government’s desire to hire people with a “technical quotient” to help U.S. digital services ...