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Microsoft and Amazon are at it again over a cloud computing contract

When the National Security Agency recently awarded Amazon a multi-billion-dollar cloud computing contract, Microsoft protested. With how the award is likely…

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Court keeps Amazon’s JEDI challenge intact, dealing blow to DoD, Microsoft

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(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)FILE - This March 27, 2008, file aerial photo shows the Pentagon in Washington. The U.S. military wants to expand its use of artificial intelligence in warfare but says it will take care to deploy the technology in accordance with the nation’s values. The Pentagon outlined its first AI strategy on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Marijuana, space and Star Wars: 2019 was wild for the military, here’s what 2020 holds

This past year saw some interesting topics pop up in the military; 2020 may see the same.

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Air Force announces new ways of learning digital skills, working on faster apps

The Air Force is preparing to invest in what it’s calling Digital U, an online schoolhouse similar to Udemy or Codecademy that will let airmen learn…

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The role of journalism for business in DC

Peter Abrahams, market president and publisher at the Washington Business Journal, discusses the way the region’s economic development is accelerating, how Amazon’s HQ2 is playing a part, and how the region can keep its talent.

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