Tags emerging technology

Government may want emerging tech, but don’t expect it soon, executives say

by Carten Cordell • 1 month ago

While the desire to explore new solutions like blockchain and artificial intelligence is there, the instruments for agencies to properly do so haven’t been delivered yet.

Evolving Government: Emerging technology’s multiple paths to government adoption

by Meagan Metzger and Andrew McMahon • 6 months ago

Check out the exclusive FedScoop series, Evolving Government, documenting and sharing meaningful discussions on types of emerging technologies and their government applications.

NASA turns to teens for global smart city platform

by Jason Shueh • 9 months ago

Through its real-world learning program, the agency is developing a geospatial analytics dashboard to assist cities in managing water, electricity, traffic and other resources.

Chao punts on questions on regulating emerging transportation technology

by Samantha Ehlinger • 11 months ago

In her nomination hearing, Transportation secretary pick Elaine Chao said the department would need to conduct a national conversation around the issues.

FCC abandons plans for rules on IoT cybersecurity

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The Federal Communications Commission has put proposed new rules on hold to ensure the security of connected devices in the internet of things, according to an agency letter and work plan released Monday.

NASA forays into the Internet of Things

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

Many of the commercial products around the Internet of Things may just seem like toys, but officials at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory are beginning to use them to connect with citizens in new ways, improve lab operations and even monitor the lab’s information security operations.