research and development

Senate NDAA wants Pentagon to improve IT systems that handle business management

by • 4 weeks ago

The first move in the fiscal 2021 NDAA season has been made by the Senate. It includes some IT and cyber provision, although the summary is a long way from becoming law.

Air Force adds another base to military’s 5G program, to prototype software

by • 1 month ago

The pilot project at Nellis Air Force Base will partner with an industry consortium, the 485-member Information Warfare Research Project.

Air Force wants turn its computers into brains for AI

by • 2 months ago

The Air Force Research Lab wants insights into how to configure computers to field AI. One idea is to model computer systems after the brain.

Navy opens up $30M in small business tech funding to stabilize supply chain

by • 2 months ago

The Navy plans to spend more than $250 million in the next 90 days with small businesses that provide the department advanced technology.

Trump budget touts funding for AI and quantum but proposes slashing federal R&D by $13.8B

by • 5 months ago

Within the White House fiscal 2021 proposal is funding for various "industries of the future" like $25 million to build the "national quantum internet."

Army wants tech than can identify people through walls

by • 5 months ago

An RFI adds some new elements to the old dream of X-ray vision.

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