Artificial Intelligence

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NIST’s AI risk management framework must focus on ethical AI

AI is developing at a breakneck pace and the growth of research and policy guidance needs to ensure AI is being implemented in an ethical way.

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NAPATim Persons, GAO, NAPA

One of the government’s leading technologists is now a National Academy fellow

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A robot takes Covid-19 RNA out of test assay plates delivered by Coronavirus testing centres to the Wellcome Sanger Institute that is operated by Genome Research in Cambridge, Thursday, March 4, 2021. Cambridge University microbiologist Sharon Peacock understood that genomic sequencing would be crucial in tracking the coronavirus, controlling outbreaks and developing vaccines, so she began working with colleagues around the country to put together a plan when there were just 84 confirmed cases in the country. The initiative helped make Britain a world leader in rapidly analyzing the genetic material from large numbers of COVID-19 infections, generating more than 40% of the genomic sequences identified to date.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Federal data scientists try to find essential truths in a big and messy sea of data

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Why maybe, just maybe, the era of the password is finally sunsetting

Now tech vendor Cisco reports a sharp rise in the use of biometrics and other forms of multi-factor login, and greater interest by IT executives to move…

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Air Force Financial Management developing new acquisition strategy as part of IT modernization push

The Air Force’s Office of Financial Management and Comptroller is making lots of moves to improve its IT, including developing a new acquisition strategy,…

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DoD IT agency gets chief data office to help shift toward automated cybersecurity

The CDO office is less than a year old, but DISA officials want to put data at the center of everything the agency does going forward.

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