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The Pentagon Is Making a Ray Gun to Stop Truck Attacks

A device that resembles an old phonograph may soon be used to jam and shut down vehicles like the one that killed 10 people in Toronto.

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Mulvaney Targets Consumer Bureau's 'Yelp'-Like Complaint Portal

Acting director encourages bankers’ argument against posting unvetted criticism.

Report: Insecure Contractor Emails Leave Government Vulnerable

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Federal IT contractors aren’t using an email security tool that’s now mandated for agencies.

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Mulvaney Targets Consumer Bureau's 'Yelp'-Like Complaint Portal

Acting director encourages bankers’ argument against posting unvetted criticism.

Nextgov Public Works Sub-Director Ramon Mendez, wearing a hard hat at left, works with local municipal workers to install a new electrical post to return power to a home without any, four months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.

Tech Lessons Learned From the Devastation of Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands' CIOs discussed data security, relationships with wireless carriers and next-level training at NASCIO’s midyear conference.

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Radar Satellites Spying on Farms From Space Is a Taste of the Future Economy

Images are created by synthetic aperture radar can 'see' through clouds.

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Internet of Things Security is a Marathon Not a Sprint, says DHS Cyber Expert

Adversaries that continuously improve their attacks push agencies to proactively defend.

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Net Neutrality Officially Dies Any Day Now. It May Get a Second Life.

Public sentiment is changing faster than FCC rule-making.

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Federal CIO: Modernization Board Wants More Proposals and Here’s What It Needs

Suzette Kent shares just what kind of ideas the board is looking for.

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Amazon Can Now Deliver Packages To Your Car

You might want to clean out your trunk before you sign up.

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JEDI Will Be Just One of Many Clouds, Says Pentagon’s No. 2

The giant and groundbreaking IT contract may cover just a fraction of the cloud-services orders to come.

Ivy Mike was detonated on November 1, 1952 by the United States on the island of Elugelab in Enewetak Atoll.

Experts Say AI Could Raise the Risks of Nuclear War

A new RAND report says ideas like mutually assured destruction and minimal deterrence strategy offer a lot less assurance in the age of intelligent software.

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