2020 in review: Tech policy adjusts to new norm of telework in pandemic
In a matter of days, the federal government had to make an unprecedented decision.
IT Centers of Excellence program is signed into law
The legislation codifies an IT modernization program that the General Services Administration already has been investing in.
‘Avoid a precautionary approach’ when regulating AI applications, OMB tells agencies
A new memo directs agencies to regulate AI products in a way that doesn't stifle innovation.
What, exactly, is a U.S. CTO?
A look back at the relatively short history of the White House's chief technology officer role and accomplishments of the first four people to hold it.
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.
Trump administration releases data skills catalog, ethics framework
As part of the Federal Data Strategy 2020 Action Plan, the White House recently published a curated data skills catalog and a data ethics framework for public comment.