Government watchdog to investigate ethics, funding of Trump transition
The inquiry follows a request from two Democratic lawmakers.
On Apr 11, 2017 by Andrew Couts
What the FBI isn’t saying about its facial recognition capabilities
'There may or may not be more databases ... that the FBI may or may not be accessing.'
On Jun 16, 2016 by Lauren Walker
The Pentagon uses a 1970s IBM computer and floppy disks to control U.S. nuclear weapons
That's not the government's only IT embarrassment.
On May 25, 2016 by Eric Geller
EPA used ‘covert propaganda’ in ‘illegal’ social media campaign
The environmental agency may have conducted an illegal 'grassroots lobbying' campaign on the public.
On Dec 15, 2015 by Dell Cameron
Hackers could attack new U.S. bio-weapons detection system
Talk about things going from bad to worse.
On Nov 24, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
GOP lawmakers say Obama’s ICANN transition plan violates the Constitution
If their legal reasoning is solid, it could jeopardize a key Internet transition plan.
On Sep 28, 2015 by Eric Geller
Al Franken wants new privacy protections for facial-recognition technology
Franken says new rules are urgently needed as tech companies scan countless faces every day.
On Jul 31, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill