White House Press Secretary Said 'Personal Email' More Than 40 Times in Two Days

Josh Earnest spent this week fielding a barrage of questions about Hillary Clinton’s e-mail practices at the State Department.

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Video: Open Data and Citizen Engagement


The fifth installment in our collaboration with Socrata's Open Data TV.

Brit Allegedly Extracted Data from Pentagon Satellite System


The data compromised includes employee contact information and mobile device ID numbers.


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FTC Pits Humans Against Robocalls in New Contest

The FTC is looking for anyone who can block, forward and predict which phone calls are made by automated systems.


Hackers Con Telecom IT Support Worker, Bilk Mandarin Oriental Guests and Trigger Bogus Bomb Alarm at a Mall

Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Senators: We Need a National Strategy for the Internet of Things

The bipartisan group urged the United States to articulate a national strategy for developing, and deploying, the 'Internet of Things.'


New CIO Wants Fresh Pair of Eyes to Look at Federal IT Problems

The IT Solutions Challenge will consist of several working groups of “rising stars” from the IT world tasked with zeroing in on tech issues in the federal government.

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Cable and Telecom Giants Are Taking the FCC to Court Over Net Neutrality Rules

Here are three arguments cable and telecom giants are likely to use to try to kill the rules.


Why the Mobile Industry Wants to Kill the Password

As data rather than voice or text becomes the big reason people use their mobile phones, networks want to extract more value from their users.

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Attention, Cyber Pros: The Pentagon Wants You -- 3,000 of You

The military has been given the go-ahead to fast-track the hiring of 3,000 computer whiz civilians.

Many Feds Are Uncomfortable Communicating by Email

Employees are more afraid of retaliation by bosses than disclosure, survey finds.

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Pentagon Adds Social Media Whiz to Team

The new director for digital media and strategy will revamp DOD's communication via social media.


4 Things to Know about the Federal IT Budget Proposal

Big-ticket IT procurements and system modernizations provide a road map of agencies’ spending priorities in the year ahead.