research and development
Senate passes bill to limit China tech influence
China-specific provisions would prevent federal employees from downloading TikTok on government devices.
Senate confirms McCord as Department of Defense comptroller
It represents a return to the post for the senior government official, who has held the role twice previously.
Biden administration proposes record $171.3B for R&D across civilian agencies
The proposed sum would come alongside extra funding for research included in the American Jobs Plan.
Better use of cloud can improve outlook for agencies’ AI development, White House report says
The Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has recommendations for agencies to better utilize cloud computing in federally funded AI research and development.
US, UK enter new AI research agreement promoting ‘democratic values’
The countries will prioritize areas like interdisciplinary research and intelligent systems and coordinate collaboration among their AI experts.
CIA launches federal lab to support innovative intelligence breakthroughs
CIA officials have touted the lab for giving officers the ability to patent or license the intellectual property they develop for the CIA.