What you can do today to protect against quantum computing

What you can do today to protect against quantum computing

Agencies must be ready to protect sensitive government data from the potentially devastating hacking threats that loom just beyond the horizon.

Operation, testing data could drive autonomous vehicle safety, regulations

Operation, testing data could drive autonomous vehicle safety, regulations

A national data repository for collecting, storing and analyzing operational and testing data on autonomous vehicles could help regulators and industry quickly spot real and potential issues.

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Driverless car policy aims to accelerate safe deployment

The Federal Automated Vehicles Policy provides a framework to improve roadway safety and provide direction for the next administration.

Small satellites could improve hurricane forecasting

Small satellites could improve hurricane forecasting

The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System will attempt to improve wind measurements inside hurricanes.

How connected devices, weather data will improve road safety

How connected devices, weather data will improve road safety

The Department of Transportation is wrapping up a multiyear pilot that uses sensors on state maintenance vehicle fleets to better predict traffic and weather conditions.

Building the foundation for AI-enabled computer vision

Building the foundation for AI-enabled computer vision

Sandia National Laboratories and the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity are working together to find ways to equip computers with algorithms that can recognize visual subtleties the human brain can divine in an instant.

Drones get sightline tracking, facial recognition tech

Drones get sightline tracking, facial recognition tech

Privacy-protected video and geopositioning data from multiple drones can be live-streamed between field agents and command centers.

Department of Education wants simulations that help students learn

Department of Education wants simulations that help students learn

The EdSim Challenge seeks virtual and augmented reality-based educational experiences that teach academic and technical skills.

Virginia gets investment for drone workforce

Virginia gets investment for drone workforce

A White House initiative to improve economic development in coal communities will fund training for drone operators in southwest Virginia.

AI could speed transit security scan times

AI could speed transit security scan times

Evolv Technology is testing its system that speeds scanning by applying artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Making identity federated, portable and trusted

Making identity federated, portable and trusted

Residents of Austin, Texas, and the state of Maine are closer to having a digital identity that would allow them to conduct business with the government and other entities.

Promises and perils of quantum computing

Promises and perils of quantum computing

The rise of quantum computing is sure to bring new risks, but it also provides an opportunity for greater security.