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01.30.16
President pledges $4 billion toward computer science in schools
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President pledges $4 billion toward computer science in schools

The Computer Science for All initiative will help kids get tech-savvy.

By J. Fingas,   01.30.16
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01.29.16
White House refuses security clearance for Ashkan Soltani
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White House refuses security clearance for Ashkan Soltani

The security researcher and journalist would have been advising US CTO Megan Smith.

By R. Lawler,   01.29.16
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01.13.16
Google hires a White House aide to handle its policy battles
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Google hires a White House aide to handle its policy battles

Caroline Atkinson will have to fend off antitrust cases and more.

By J. Fingas,   01.13.16
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01.07.16
US leaders meet with tech CEOs to fight terrorism online
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US leaders meet with tech CEOs to fight terrorism online

Top brass from the FBI and beyond are meeting with Facebook, Google, Twitter and other top internet firms.

By J. Fingas,   01.07.16
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12.19.15
ICYMI: Helmet with OnStar, NASA's 3D-printed engine and more
12.19.15

ICYMI: Helmet with OnStar, NASA's 3D-printed engine and more

A low-key holiday special.

By K. Davis,   12.19.15
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12.13.15
The After Math: 'Murica!
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The After Math: 'Murica!

Voted best country on the planet 1945 - 1981 (and then again in 1996).

By A. Tarantola,   12.13.15
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12.09.15
The White House wants your thoughts on encryption
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The White House wants your thoughts on encryption

The US government wants your input on whether the US should protect strong encryption or introduce back doors.

By J. Fingas,   12.09.15
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