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DoD gets serious about technology transfer to the troops

A new group within DoD seeks to track how well new technology makes its way to the troops.

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/NiyazzClose up studio shot of USA flag and U.S. ARMY patch on solders uniform

Army commanders fail to adequately address all forms of harassment, DoD IG says

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A summit for military members looking to profit from their own ideas

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military construction

Air Force investing in privatized housing, lawmakers are not sold on the idea

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(Photo courtesy of NIST)An employee swipes their personal identity verification (PIV) card

New DCSA director sees a data-driven future for security clearances and more

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Fort McCoy Public Affairs Office/Scott SturkolConstruction work is shown July 22, 2022, in the 1600 block of the cantonment area at Fort McCoy, Wis., on a second new transient training troops barracks project on the post.

Facing billions in facility backlogs, DoD looks to new pilot for ‘livable communities’

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Army, Air Force, Navy, recruitment

Army, Air Force ‘optimistic’ about recruitment, Navy falls behind

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27th Special Operations Wing Pub/Staff Sgt. Eboni Reams

Children at this Air Force base appear to have higher rate of rare brain cancer

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Lawmakers expanding military spouse employment programs

Military spouses experience the highest unemployment rate in the country. A congressional panel is pushing for military spouse support in the 2025 defense…

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FILE - This June 6, 2013, file photo, shows the National Security Agency (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md., where the U.S. Cyber Command is located. The American military services are looking for new ways to bring in more civilians with high-tech skills who can help fight Islamic State militants and prepare for the new range of technological threats the U.S. will face. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

CYBERCOM embraces the non-traditional as acquisition program grows

A CYBERCOM acquisition leader says she doesn’t want the command’s burgeoning buying program to be ‘stodgy and antiquated.’

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/TzidoArtificial Intelligence

Lots of talk about AI, but are agencies spending money on it?

Federal agencies are looking at different ways to utilize artificial intelligence. But just how much of their budgets are agency leaders willing to put AI?

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