Why does blockchain make people so mad?
The technology is a poster child for hype, shiny object syndrome and government tech solutionism.
Can blockchain help secure the power grid? DOE wants to think about it
The Department of Energy awarded Xage Security a grant to build a blockchain-based security “fabric” for comparison with other approaches.
Agencies cite data concerns in slowness to implement CDM
The departments of Energy and Health and Human Services want to take stock of the data they have to determine how best to safeguard the information.
More federal agencies eye nontraditional tech procurement
From the National Science Foundation to the Department of Homeland Security, agencies want to tap into startup talent and speed blockchain and cyber solutions to market.
Blockchain pilots gain traction at government agencies
Initial tests suggest agencies believe distributed ledgers will strengthen security and improve transaction services.
DOT is on the hunt for automation, blockchain and more
The agency is looking to fund a new slate of emerging technology applications as part of a small business innovation R&D program.