National Science Foundation (NSF)

Biden administration again looks to increase AI R&D funding at civilian agencies

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Budget shifts reflect NITRD's efforts to address the long-term health of the U.S. science and technology R&D ecosystem.

A show of FORCE for NSF; A 10-year plan at DoD

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On today’s episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, DoD is reviewing results from its fourth annual audit and the NSF is celebrating a show of force.

Safeguarding independence for Inspectors General and improving federal cybersecurity

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On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, NSF IG and CIGIE Chairperson Allison Lerner on improving processes for federal IG’s, recommendations to Congress for better federal cybersecurity and where government can learn from the private sector on digitization.

Treasury advances blockchain proof of concept for grant payments

by • 4 weeks ago

The project relies on a permission-based version of the Ethereum blockchain.

Big Tech promotes multi-cloud model to democratize access to NAIRR

by • 1 month ago

Representatives of Google and IBM say a hybrid cloud approach would democratize access to the National AI Research Resource.

Researchers argue National AI Research Resource will entrench Big Tech

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The AI Now Institute of New York University and Data & Society Research Institute say the resource launch should be paused.