New intel program will tap AI to help personnel ‘walk through’ unfamiliar areas before they arrive


FedScoop got a preview of a new 42-month research program that kicks off this week.

GSA won’t use facial recognition with for now


The agency's secure sign-in team continues to research the technology and to conduct equity and accessibility studies.

MITRE: White House biometrics definition requires rethink


OSTP conflated three distinct concepts as biometrics, which will lead to confusion as it attempts craft an AI Bill of Rights.

Biden nominates LaPlante as defense acquisition chief


William LaPLante previously served as Air Force acquisitions leader under the Obama administration.

Connolly floats legislative fix for IT working capital funds


The representative says new laws may be required to give agencies the authority to create tech modernization funds.

National cyber director role in the spotlight after SolarWinds hack


President-elect Joe Biden's first-ever cyber czar could prove instrumental in crafting a national cyber R&D strategy and coordinating dispersed efforts to secure the supply chain.