White House picks Cori Zarek as US Digital Service deputy administrator


Zarek served as a U.S. deputy CTO during the Obama administration.

Former federal officials question Secret Service records retention policy following deletion of Jan. 6 texts


The deletion of Secret Service phone records around the time of the Jan. 6 Capitol riot raises wider questions about the collection of staff cell phone data by federal agencies.

Heidi Shyu gives first glance at new vision for DOD technology research


The DOD chief technology office issues a new list of priorities and an initial "vision" for turning them into military capabilities.

DOD elevates CTO and launches new innovation steering group


Kathleen Hicks says the department is trying to shift the focus of the role more towards innovation.

Army’s 18th Airborne Corps hires former Exxon executive as CTO


Hiring a CTO has been a top priority of the corps' project to modernize the Army's operations.

Jay Bonci sworn in as Air Force CTO


He takes over from Frank Konieczny, who left the Air Force in February for a private sector role.