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Congressional Staffers to Get Cybersecurity Crash Course

4 hours 3 min ago
The training is part of a public awareness campaign in President Obama’s Cybersecurity National Action Plan.

Waymo Is Hitting Uber Where it Hurts

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:00
Waymo has launched its first public trial of self-driving cars in the Phoenix area of Arizona

HHS Data Gurus Are Saving Taxpayers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:15
HHS data modelers are finding fraud in Medicare data and partnering with law enforcement agents to stop it.

Trump Appoints Secret Service Director as Congress Questions Cyber Mission

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 17:53
New chief will inherit an agency roiled by scandals, digital and otherwise.

Criminals Will Need a 'Face Off' Machine to Beat Biometrics If IARPA Project Succeeds

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 17:45
The intelligence community’s R&D unit awarded a few groups funds to prevent criminals from tricking biometric scanners.

Can Scientific Discovery Be Automated?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 15:00
Progress in the sciences can only move as fast as humans can think—outsourcing to AI could change that.

How to Disappear

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 14:00
Is it possible to move through a smart city undetected?f

A Hacker’s POV of Internet of Things Security

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:30
Many connected device makers have yet to prioritize security and that makes everyone more vulnerable.

People Are Scared of Artificial Intelligence For All the Wrong Reasons

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:00
According to one survey, people are most afraid of robots in their home.

Could Donald Trump Really Send Astronauts to Mars in the Next Seven Years?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 11:00
NASA hopes to make the trip to Mars by the early 2030s.

Meet the Woman in Charge of Customer Service for Millions of Vets

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 10:27
Dr. Lynda Davis, VA's chief veteran experience officer, will continue working on Vets.gov and getting real-time feedback for veterans.

US Government Websites Might Have Violated Ethics Laws by Promoting Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 17:39
US embassy websites refer to Mar-a-Lago as the "winter White House."

DHS IG Investigates If CBP Abused Authority to Unmask Anti-Trump Twitter User

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 16:01
Twitter sued DHS after it demanded the identity of a user critical of the Trump administration.

White House Cyber Czar to Play Role in Kushner Innovation Office

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 15:06
White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Rob Joyce will help ensure any government modernization programs build cybersecurity in, he said.

Revelations of Uber’s Business Tactics Are a Good Reminder to Check Your Gmail Permissions

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 15:00
When an online service is free, you are probably the product that’s being sold.

A Cyber Threat Sharing Group for Mariachi Bands? Maybe One Day.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 14:35
Cyber threat information sharing can benefit everyone, the director of a standards organization says.

Tomorrow’s Office Furniture Will Be Rapidly 3-D-Printed in Pools of Goo

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 14:32
Steelcase, one of the largest office furniture firms in the world, has partnered with MIT to create this new form of 3D printing.

Record-Breaking NASA Astronaut Chats With President About Unusual Drinking Habits

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 13:48
Astronaut Peggy Whitson has spent 534 days in orbit and counting

Hackers Slickly Spoof URLs, Use NSA Tools and Steal Credit Cards Numbers from Hotels

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 05:00
There's never a dull week in ThreatWatch.

A Search for the Zombie Websites of 1995

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 16:00
The must-visit destinations from early cyberspace are mostly gone now.