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Events For You

AFCEA Washington, DC 39th Annual Winter Gala - 12/02/2014
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC, DC [Read More]

AFCEA Bethesda's 7th Annual Health IT Day - 12/02/2014
Bethesda North Marriott and Conference Center, Bethesda, MD [Read More]

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News Briefs

Working the Frontline: Job Guide for Veterans

SIGNAL compiled this page to give veterans easily accessible links to a number of useful services-from employers who seek employees with military experience to job fairs, government programs, resource groups and helpful interviewing and resume writing tips. [Read more...]

Cyborg Cockroaches Step Up to the Microphone

Researchers have developed technology that allows cyborg cockroaches, or biobots, to pick up sounds with small microphones and seek out the source. [Read more...]

DARPA Creates Easier Process to Vie for Biotech Funding

The U.S. Defense Department's research agency has simplified the process for researchers trying to break into the federal marketplace and earmarked up to $700,000 in seedling funds for cutting-edge biotech ideas. [Read more...]

SIGNAL Online Features

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Nonprofit Effort Provides Training Programs for Veterans

The SAP National Security Services Serves veterans employment program is an independent, nonprofit initiative to give back to the community it serves and provide a solution for the troubling unemployment rates for veterans. [Read more...]

Federal Employees Still Suffer Low Morale, Survey Shows

Federal employees continue to express overall discontent with their jobs, agencies and senior leadership, and the dissatisfaction leads to a staggering amount of lost productivity, experts say. [Read more...]

U.S. Army Ponders 3-D Printed Food for Troops

The U.S. Army has not begun using a 3-D printer for food-yet. But scientists at the Natick Research Center have the idea and the funding to research the potential capabilities of 3-D food printers. [Read more...]

This Month in SIGNAL Magazine

Want an inside look at the November issue of SIGNAL Magazine? Watch our preview video for a glimpse of the articles covering Asia-Pacific Technology Solutions and Government Technology Policy.

November SIGNAL video

Recent Events Test Pacific Command Agenda

The U.S. strategic rebalance toward the Asia-Pacific region is being challenged by internal and external developments that are changing how the U.S. Pacific Command carries out its missions. [Read more...]

U.S. Evaluating Legal Protections for Cybersecurity Technologies

The Department of Homeland Security's SAFETY Act may serve to protect against the potential for lawsuits arising from the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework. [Read more...]

From Service to Start-up, SBA Gives Veterans a Boost

The Small Business Administration is expanding its popular Boots to Business program to reach more veterans throughout the nation.. [Read more...]

The Bottom Line

Does Military Service Make a Difference?

Time spent as a soldier, sailor, Marine, airman or Coast Guardsman-whether it's four years or 40, on active duty or in the reserves-instills a sense of working toward a common goal that is often rare in the civilian world. [Read more...]

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