National Science Foundation (NSF)

What will it take to get quantum computers? Hardware is just the beginning, experts tell Congress

by Carten Cordell • 3 days ago

Talent and international cooperation are part of the equation, academics tell the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

NSF and congressional leaders fret declining R&D budget with China on the rise

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

Congressional leaders lamented that while the NSF’s budget remains at 2017 levels, the Chinese are committing more R&D resources to emerging technologies.

Mulvaney touts R&D increase, but some accounts would take cuts

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

The OMB director extolled proposed increases for research & development, but some agencies tasked with technology development are taking a hit.

Comings, goings and openings: the 2017 CIO shuffle

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

As the year draws to a close, here's where the offices of the CIO at the federal government's major agencies stand.

This small accelerator program is funneling tech from federal labs into new startups

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 months ago

Fed Tech is a platform and a program that connects would-be entrepreneurs to technologies developed in federal labs.

Amy Northcutt, CIO of National Science Foundation, passes away at 57

by Billy Mitchell • 1 year ago

Amy Northcutt, CIO of the National Science Foundation, died May 6 at age 57.