Analysis: The Trouble With Trump’s Uneven Approach to Transparency

By treating ethical guidelines as opt-in, the president is creating all sorts of problems for himself.

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Hack Back Comes Back and Online Privacy Won’t Go Away


Lawmakers take second swipes at hot-button issues.

U.S. Puts Multi-Warhead Interceptor On the Fast Track

Officials won’t say it’s because of North Korea. But experts say Pyongyang’s planned ICBMs will almost certainly release decoys to cloak their nukes.


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One Way to Hide Your Data from Digital Border Searches

A popular password manager unveiled a feature to temporarily remove data from devices.


These Agencies' Websites Are Easiest To Understand

The Plain Writing Act requires agencies to make their content simpler, but not everyone’s on board, according to a report.


White House Group Offers Sneak Peek of Health I.T. Goals

The National Science and Technology Council seeks feedback on a health IT framework.


These Senators Want You to Hack DHS

A new bill would create a bug bounty program at the Homeland Security Department similar to programs at the Pentagon and GSA.


U.S. Embassies Lag on Digital Security

One-third of vetted posts weren’t doing routine information security checks.


Distracted Drivers May Actually Benefit From Using Tech While Driving

What we really need is technology that holds us accountable for our driving behaviors and encourages us to focus on the road, not our phones.


Airport Security Lines Are About to Get Worse―A Perfect Advertisement for TSA PreCheck

Your laptop isn’t the only item you’ll have to part with at airport security.


The Rocket Startup About to Eat Elon Musk’s Lunch

Rocket Lab is aiming to put small satellites in low Earth orbit at a fraction of the cost of even SpaceX


To Embrace Emerging Tech, Governments Need Supporting Talent, Survey Says

However, hiring is a persistent challenge for public agencies across the globe.


How to Spot Problems Before You Start Moving to the Cloud

Simply knowing these challenges exist is half the battle of solving any potential migration problems.


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