Donald Trump's First Tweets As U.S. President Are Here

Trump does not seem to want to let go of his personal account.

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Trump Administration Highlights Offensive Cyber in First Moments


The new commander-in-chief noted offensive military cyber capabilities and using offensive cyber to disrupt ISIL

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Trump's Digital Presidential Takeover

The official White House website now displays a photo of Trump and a quote from the president himself that reads: “The Movement Continues—The Work Begins!”

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Video: Analyzing GAO's Decision To Deny Protests of Alliant 2

The contract will be in use for the next 10 years and $65 billion are at stake.


Congress Tackles Cabinet Confirmations, Expands Watchdog Powers

Lawmakers wrapped inaugural week by confirming the nominees for the Defense and Homeland Security secretaries.

Nextgov President Donald Trump waves to the crowd after speaking during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.

How Will We Know Trump’s Inaugural Crowd Size?

It involves satellites and weather balloons.


Obama White House's Message to Trump on Financial Tech: Let FinTech Flourish

In a whitepaper released earlier this week, the Obama administration outlined some policy goals.

Nextgov President Barack Obama signs the three-month highway funding bill, Friday, July 31, 2015, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.

One of Obama's Final Acts Made Presidential Innovation Fellows Program Permanent

Obama signed the law shortly before handing the White House over to President Donald Trump.

Nextgov Energy Secretary-designate, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Rick Perry Shifts from Energy Dept. Eliminator to Advocate

During his confirmation hearing Thursday, the Energy secretary nominee reversed many of the statements he made during his presidential campaign.


CIO Council Plans Https Default in 2017

About 70 percent of federal web domains now use https encryption.

Nextgov Trump with his pick for cyber advisor, Rudy Giuliani.

The Knowns and Unknowns of Trump’s Cyber Plan

Questions surround how the new president will tackle cybersecurity.

U.S. Soldiers Will Be Armed With Machine Translators to Kill Communication Woes

Communication is critical in most professions, but in some, clear verbal exchanges can mean the difference between life and death.


The EU Is Exploring Legal Personhood for Robots

For the time being, robots don’t need civil rights—they have a hard enough time walking, let alone marching—but the European Union doesn’t expect that to be the case forever.


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