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Defense Secretary Ashton Carter with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, in one of Carter

Ash Carter on Facebook, supercomputing at LLNL and GPS alternatives

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Trade automation review, online SBA loans and a CIS retirement

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Shutterstock image (by NREY): digital fingerprint identification.

EDDIE, ICE and apps

A mobile biometrics app used by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement took home the top prize at the ACT-IAC Mobile Application Fair.

tornado

Everybody talks about the weather …

The National Weather Service wants to do something about it, and has enlisted social scientists and data experts to devise social media and visualization strategies.

A cyber RFP re-do, USDA's new web portal, ITES-3S updates and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

"One ring to rule them all" - Frodo Baggins looking at the ring of Sauron.

Privacy, security and one login to rule them all?

Government techies wrestle with building privacy and security into services from the ground up.

Kathy Conrad, Martha Dorris, and Darlene Meskell of GSA.

GSA's Dorris honored, Ambrose moves to VA and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Rising Star 2013

Looking for future leaders

Rising Star awards honor individuals doing great things today -- and who are likely to be filling the senior slots tomorrow.

Wikimedia image: U.S. Customs and Border Protection UAV (model: MQ9 Reaper).

Drone pilot training, DISA's big cyber contract, fed feedback, USASpending.gov and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Wanted: concrete steps toward culture change. Can MOC deliver?

ACT-IAC's "Management of Change" conference will try to pin down the un-pinnable: a culture of innovation.

Shutterstock image (by Andrii_M): computer binary code.

Outside techies clean up at Hackathon

Before teams from academia and the private sector could build apps and searchable databases at GSA's Hackathon, they had to do some housecleaning.

stethoscope on keyboard

HealthCare.gov flaws, DARPA drones, OSTP prizes and the Datanauts' debut

News and notes from around the federal IT community.