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Why Women Weren't Allowed to Be Astronauts

Critics had plenty of reasons for wanting to disqualify women from spaceflight in its early stages—but none of them stuck.

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GAO: Optimize Data Centers or Lose Them

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Progress on closing data centers is mixed and the government’s optimization efforts are worse.

Feds Skeptical About Security of Their Agencies’ Internet-Connected Devices

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Major challenges prevent government from adequately securing the smart devices it relies on, including inadequate funding and a procurement process unprepared for digital-age challenges.

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There’s a Better Way to Treat Your Tech Addiction Than Hiding Your Phone and Laptop

We should learn to design and engage with it in ways that support our emotional well-being.

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What Happens If Uber Fails?

Even if the ride-sharing service goes under, it won't necessarily set off a bubble-popping chain reaction.

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Most American internet Users Have No Idea How to Protect Their Accounts

Two-step authentication is a mystery for most Americans.

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Inbox Zero is a Waste of Time. This is How a World-Class Behavioral Economist Tames His Email

While the act of clearing out an inbox can feel as satisfying as cleaning the refrigerator, it’s ultimately just another way of wasting time.

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HHS Wants More Blockchain In Health Records—Eventually

A recent code-a-thon showcased different ways the technology could be used to protect and share health records.

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Why NOAA's New Chief Data Officer Isn't Fazed by Potential Budget Cuts

Ed Kearns will oversee data-related projects at the Commerce agency.

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Revamp DHS Cyber Authorities, Former Officials Urge Congress

Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander also suggested reducing the number of DHS political appointees during a Wednesday hearing.

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