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White House pushes civilian agencies to use trustworthy AI in new executive order

by Jackson Barnett

The order borrows heavily from principles already established by the defense and intelligence communities, extending them to those outside the national security space.

What, exactly, is a U.S. CTO?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

A look back at the relatively short history of the White House's chief technology officer role and accomplishments of the first four people to hold it.

NSF to disburse $75M between 3 new quantum computing institutes

by Dave Nyczepir

The National Science Foundation intends to make $75 million in targeted investments in research and development.

U.S. CTO nominee Kratsios: Workforce development ‘at the heart of everything we do’

by Billy Mitchell

The nominee said during a Senate confirmation hearing that he plans to continue his work promoting the U.S. as the world's leader in innovation.

CompTIA, White House promise 625,000 worker certifications by 2024

by Dave Nyczepir

The trade association and the Trump administration say they want to improve the skills of hundreds of thousands of IT workers nationwide.

Are federal workers ready for AI?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Federal workers know artificial intelligence is coming to their workplaces, but some are unsure whether this shift will prove to be professionally beneficial. This insight comes from an Accenture study, in which the company asked more than 500 federal employees for their thoughts on the impact of AI in the federal workforce. The survey also

Trump White House releases new R&D priorities list for 2020

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

The White House released its annual research and development priorities memo Tuesday, indicating to agencies the kind of budgeting it would like to see in fiscal 2020. “The United States is a nation of thinkers, inventors, and entrepreneurs,” reads the memo, signed by Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney and Office of Science and