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Cyber bill tracker

The pressing need for cybersecurity legislation has led to widely divergent paths in the House and Senate. The House has opted for a more incremental approach, while the Senate has crafted comprehensive legislation

Tags: cybersecurity , Harry Reid , Darrell Issa , John McCain , Mike Rogers , Dan Lungren , NSA , DHS , House Homeland Security Intelligence Committee , Joseph Lieberman , Dianne Feinstein , Jay Rockefeller , Susan Collins , Michael McCaul , Elijah Cummings , Congress , House , Senate

Wednesday - 06/27/2012, 02:47pm EDT

Todd Park hosts big data tweet-up

Federal Chief Technology Officer Todd Park is taking on the issue of big data - especially as it relates to the health care field. When asked during a recent Tweet-Up about the biggest barriers to big data, Park said the key is making information liquid and accessible while protecting privacy - which, he said, is doable. Park also encouraged agencies to make sure they release data in machine-readable formats. He pointed to healthdata.gov as a good example.

Tags: The Big Data Report , Mark Logic

Monday - 04/30/2012, 10:51am EDT

White House, agencies commit $200M to solving 'big data' quandary

Federal technology leaders unveiled an initiative to develop better ways of harnessing the rapidly growing volume of increasingly complicated data sets, known as big data. The push is led by a joint solicitation from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health to develop the core technologies for reigning in big data. All told, six federal departments and agencies will take part in the program committing more than $200 million in research-and-development investments.

Tags: NIH , DoD , DARPA , Energy , USGS , OSTP , John Holdren , Subra Suresh , Francis Collins , Marcia McNutt

Thursday - 03/29/2012, 08:53pm EDT
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2012 R&D budget winners and losers

An analysis by the American Association for the Advancement of Science found the 2012 budget for research and development will make investments into energy and environment research and cut R&D at the Defense Department and NASA.

Tags: American Association for the Advancement of Science , budget , research and development , DoD , NASA , Energy , NIST , Commerce , innovation , Jolie Lee

Tuesday - 01/10/2012, 09:33am EST

Agencies develop an "app"-titude for going mobile

Gwynne Kostin, director of mobile at the GSA's Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies, says the government has enough innovation to tackle the mobile challenge.

Tags: Gwynne Kostin , GSA , Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies , technology , USA.gov , IRS , TSA , mobile , mobile devices , app , Internet , In Depth , Michael OConnell

Thursday - 11/03/2011, 05:24pm EDT
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NSF launches online science radio station

Cliff Braverman, a multimedia group leader for the agency, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss why the foundation launched a radio station and how it fits in with national STEM initiatives.

Tags: Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris , technology , science , STEM , Cliff Braverman

Monday - 10/24/2011, 12:42pm EDT
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DHS focuses cyber research on commercial market

DHS science and technology: A vision of what's possible - Part one of FederalNewsRadio's look into how the directorate moves ideas to the market.

Tags: technology , Doug Maughan , Tom Cellucci , DHS , DoD , Energy , NASA , Telcordia , Secure64 , Ironkey , cybersecurity , series

Thursday - 05/14/2009, 11:56am EDT
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FY 2011 technology budget details

WFED's Jason Miller reports.

Tags: management , budget , FY 2011 budget , NIST , Energy Department , Jason Miller

Monday - 02/01/2010, 07:28pm EST
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