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05.19.17
Trump’s cybersecurity order delivers nothing but more surveillance
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Trump’s cybersecurity order delivers nothing but more surveillance

It's mostly copied from the Obama administration's work, so it can’t be all that bad. Right?

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10.12.16
The White House reveals proposals to research and fund AI
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The White House reveals proposals to research and fund AI

'It is critical that industry, civil society and government work together to develop the positive aspects of the technology.'

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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.

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06.04.15
White House secretly expands NSA power to collect US internet data
06.04.15

White House secretly expands NSA power to collect US internet data

The Obama administration expanded the NSA's ability to collect Americans' internet data in 2012, w...

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06.27.14
United States planning legislation to offer Europeans the same privacy rights as US citizens
06.27.14

United States planning legislation to offer Europeans the same privacy rights as US citizens

The United States government intends to offer European citizens the same privacy rights extended t...

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06.16.14
Obama administration making the case for immigration reform with Nobel-winning STEM leaders
06.16.14

Obama administration making the case for immigration reform with Nobel-winning STEM leaders

Nobel-winning biochemist Thomas Südhof isn't necessarily a household name, but he is an incre...

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08.06.13
White House proposes formation of a cybersecurity insurance market
08.06.13

White House proposes formation of a cybersecurity insurance market

Back in February, President Obama signed an executive order aimed at beefing up cybersecurity meas...

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