China Is Leading the US in 37 of 44 Key Technologies

As the trade and tech war between the US and China heats up, a new report says China is leading in 37 of 44 key technologies.

State Department Creating Cyber Office to Address Threats

Emphasizing the Biden administration’s focus on cybersecurity, the US State Department is creating a new cyber office.

US Offers $10 Million Reward for Information on ‘Foreign Malicious Cyber Activity’

The US is ramping up its fight against cybercriminals, especially those who are state-sponsored, offering a $10 million reward for information.

State Dept. Fails to See the Problem with John Kerry Signing His Tweets “JK”

You know how the official Twitter accounts of top government officials and the First Family make a point to let us know when it’s really them sending out the tweet, instead of their staff? For instance, a tweet sent from…

Clinton Given Helmet Upon Return to the State Department

U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton returned to work at the State Department today after a month-long hospital stay. Clinton had fallen and suffered a concussion, then was hospitalized and treated for a blood clot after a follow-up. Upon her…

U.S. State Department Talks About Google And North Korea

Earlier this week, news came out that Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt was planning a trip to North Korea. He would reportedly be travelling with New Mexico governor Bill Richardson. The subject came up in a press briefing with the…

NASA And VA To Host Second Open Source Summit

Last year, NASA, the U.S. State Department and the Veteran Affairs Innovation Initiative held an open source summit to advance the use of open source software in government. They are announcing that registration is now open for the second annual…