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How Not to Win an AI Arms Race With China

A lawmaker’s proposal to curb Chinese investment in U.S. artificial-intelligence firms has more than a few critics.

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Agencies Are a Step Closer to Creating Their Own Siri

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Siri, Alexa and Facebook chatbots might soon be handling common customer service roles in government.

Trump Asks Tech Companies: How Can Government Help You?

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As "tech week" continues, companies selling drones and other emerging technology briefed the White House on their challenges.

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Trump: There Are (Probably) No Tapes

The president admits he never had any recordings of conversations with James Comey, but his idle threat has already set off a catastrophic chain reaction.

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4 Internet Crimes Trends to Know

The crime may be virtual, but the losses are not.

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The Cyber Advice Tech Titans Gave the White House Behind Closed Doors

White House Cyber Coordinator Rob Joyce shared what private-sector tech executives told the American Technology Council.

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Federal Websites Are So Unreadable, They Actually Break Laws

Few agencies have managed to master the craft of clear writing.

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Is it Unethical to Design Robots to Resemble Humans?

The more we humanize chatbots, virtual assistants and machines, the more we in turn display human emotions toward them.

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The Government’s Websites Are So Unreadable They Actually Break Their Own Laws

Government websites are violating the US Plain Writing Act with puzzling prose.

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Deportation Is Going High-Tech Under Trump

The process began with Obama, but the new administration is using technology designed for tracking down terrorists to surveil immigrants more than ever before.

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3 Human Traits We Must Bring to Big Data

Decisions based on bad data costs the economy $3.1 trillion a year.

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An Insider's Take on What Went Wrong with DHS' Agile Contract

Former Digital Services Head Eric Hysen took to Medium to share his thoughts on FLASH’s failure.

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NASA to Study Artificial Organs on the Space Station

The agency wants to know how microgravity may affect bodies traveling deeper in space.

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