NSF marshals data science, blockchain to streamline federal grant processing
A National Science Foundation team developed a document ‘fingerprinting’ process that could help federal grant-issuing agencies sort through thousands of proposals more effectively.
CBP successfully tested an ‘interoperable’ blockchain system for protecting intellectual property
The platform uses encrypted keys to securely transmit personally identifiable information and trade secrets on U.S. imports during transactions.
Rep. Lynch wants the Census Bureau to look into ‘blockchain viability’ for 2030
While a House Oversight hearing covered the bureau's "mixed" readiness for upcoming aspects of the 2020 count, one member was looking to the future.
Federal Highway Administration seeks ‘revolutionary’ tech for highway engineering
Areas of interest include blockchain and artificial intelligence.
DHS is looking into using blockchain to track raw material imports
The proof of concept will aim to help DHS get more visibility into the import process of timber, diamonds and more.
Blockchain interoperability draws attention of DHS science and technology unit
The agency thinks the company Danube Tech has a good idea for technology that may be useful for preventing forgery of travel documents, among other things.