Researchers call on FTC to adopt encrypted whistleblower channel for reporting antitrust violations


A proposed open-source tool could make it easier for the commission to collect crucial evidence of anticompetitive behavior, including from employees at big tech companies.

‘Morpheus’ ML model key to deciphering James Webb Space Telescope’s high-resolution images


The machine learning model was developed to classify every pixel of a JWST image as an astronomical object like stars and galaxies.

Health experts seek separation of IT and policy contracts at national organ transplant network


Health IT experts have called for the federal government to separate the technology and policy arms of the United Network for Organ Sharing.

Security experts urge agencies to test post-quantum cryptography algorithms now


The advice comes ahead of NIST's expected publication of approved algorithms.

VA inventorying data assets, constructing virtual test environment for AI apps


The department is further preparing a statement of objectives for industry on transforming its supply chain with AI.

HHS IT coordinator researching algorithmic bias and implications for health equity


The office is also working with the CDC on a cloud infrastructure that is intended to improve inter-agency data sharing.