Tag Archives: President Barack Obama

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A tremendous change has taken place in U.S. intelligence capabilities over the past decade…and even bigger changes are underway.
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Next Chief

Navy Vice Adm. Michael S. Rogers is to be the next commander of U.S. Cyber Command, director of the National Security Agency and chief of the Central Security Service.
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A screen shot from the Warriors 4 Wireless website, a site aimed at provided technology jobs to veterans.  (Screen shot from warriors4wireless.com)

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy joined with a coalition of private-sector partners from the telecommunications industry to launch “Warriors 4 Wireless”.
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Malicious cyberattacks are quickly becoming a defining security challenge “for our time, for all our institutions,” said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. “They are putting America’s economic and technological advantages and our industrial base at risk,” the secretary added. “And they …
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A senior DOD official said the Defense Department needs to be thinking now about how to best recruit a workforce skilled in science and technology, which will be increasingly vital to national security. Reginald Brothers, deputy assistant secretary of defense …
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It’s that time of the year again. The birds are chirping.  The sun is shining.  The flowers are blooming. Yes, that’s right.  I’m talking about the DARPA Robotics Challenge.  It’s back!  What, did you think I was going to say …
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President Barack Obama has announced a new research initiative to prevent, treat and cure brain injuries. The “BRAIN Initiative” gives scientists the tools they need to get a better picture of how the brain functions. In his upcoming budget, the President plans …
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A new partnership between U.S. Strategic Command and the University of Nebraska is pushing the envelope to address what Air Force Gen. C. Robert Kehler, Stratcom’s commander, calls one of the most pervasive threats to the United States: weapons of …
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