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  • Texas drone researchers share data via NASA network

    Texas drone researchers share data via NASA network

    A new agreement gives university researchers direct access to NASA's Ames Research Center for the exchange of real-time UAS flight data.

  • Drones audition for bridge inspections

    Drones audition for bridge inspections

    Ohio is joining Minnesota, Connecticut and Delaware in testing how unmanned aerial systems can improve safety, reduce costs and increase efficiency in bridge inspections.

  • NOAA, NASA support flood response with data

    NOAA, NASA support flood response with data

    As satellite data and computing power increase, research agencies like NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are supporting disaster response operations with real-time data and analysis.

  • Transforming the programming process

    Transforming the programming process

    Researchers hope to replace manual programming with computer-generated code based on users’ intent, which might be expressed as examples or via natural language commands.

  • Turning the IoT side channel from liability to asset

    Turning the IoT side channel from liability to asset

    By monitoring the electromagnetic emissions produced by sensors on the Internet of Things, researchers hope to be able to detect when those devices have been compromised.

  • 21 cutting-edge solutions for standing up to Zika

    21 cutting-edge solutions for standing up to Zika

    The U.S. Agency for International Development challenged global innovators to develop cutting-edge solutions to combat Zika, and a number of IT-based nominations will be funded.

  • NIST develops portable wireless network platform for responders

    NIST develops portable wireless network platform for responders

    The Rapidly Deployable Public Safety Research Platform allows first responders to communicate in areas where a nationwide communications network might not be available.

  • Carrier landings as smooth as magic carpet rides

    Carrier landings as smooth as magic carpet rides

    Magic Carpet software is designed to reduce stress on Navy pilots by simplifying aircraft carrier landings.

  • DHS accelerator expands to bring wearable tech for responders

    DHS accelerator expands to bring wearable tech for responders

    The Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate is reinvesting in its EMERGE program to tap the start-up technology community for innovative gear for first responders.

  • For sale: 2,719.32669068 government-owned bitcoins

    For sale: 2,719.32669068 government-owned bitcoins

    The U.S. Marshals Service is auctioning cryptocurrency seized in various federal cases.

  • Disaster-resilient cloud architecture

    Disaster-resilient cloud architecture

    Researchers propose a cloud resource management architecture that makes it easier to transmit video in disaster situations.

  • Moving DOD tech to responders

    Moving DOD tech to responders

    The Pentagon’s Defense to Response Technology Program is looking for DOD-funded technologies that can be used to enhance public safety and homeland security.

  • VR advocates look for congressional support

    VR advocates look for congressional support

    Virtual reality advocates held an Aug. 3 event on Capitol Hill to encourage broader backing for VR technologies.

  • Finally, a way to defang ransomware

    Finally, a way to defang ransomware

    Developed by University of Florida researchers, CryptoDrop can halt a process that appears to be tampering with a large amount of the user’s data.

Topic Resources

  • Transforming Customer Service: Building a Smarter Service-Oriented Workforce

    Whether a public contact center or an internal help desk, government offices managing customer service play a vital role in supporting their agencies missions. Unfortunately, many service centers lack the tools they need to deliver high-quality services in a timely fashion. In this webcast, Michelle Earley, USAJOBS Program Manager at OPM, and Stephanie Wade, Director, Innovation Lab at OPM, will discuss how they are transforming USAJOBS, the federal government's official jobs site to improve the hiring process and elevate the level of customer service that applicants receive. The transformation is comprehensive, involving the adoption of human-centered design principles, the use cloud-based DevOps to create new services, and the modernization of foundational technology, including the cloud.

  • Improve Agency Processes -- Focus Here First

    View this on-demand presentation to learn how agencies can use process improvement to put the U.S. Digital Services Playbook into action. Leading experts used real-world case studies to illustrate how Business Process Management (BPM) can help agencies save resources and meet customer expectations, regardless of location, device, or communication method.

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