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FEATURE




A vote of no confidence
Optical-scan voting technology moves ahead of touch screens, but is it an improvement?



E-voting vendors keep a lower profile


Studies find coding flaws persist


THE WEEK


Buzz of the Week: Dorobek joins Doan on the airwaves




Acquisition News


GAO upholds ITIP protests


Management News

Army adopts knowledge management principles


Policy News

DHS orders stop to SBInet

Williams get Bush's backing

Study: U.S. not the leader in e-government


Technology News

LandWarNet conference roundup


FCW FORUM

Editorial: New IT plans needed

Sprehe: Seeking the records decider

Amtower: Future shock for fed workforce

MANAGEMENT


FAA sees EVM dividends
But many agencies are not yet ready to replicate its success in project management, GAO says


Management on a small scale



ACQUISITION


Making noise for small business


What OSDBUs do

Meet your OSDBU contacts

POLICY

Bush put the ‘M’ back in OMB
Agency’s emphasis on management has grown



Senate IT oversight bill would refine OMB’s role


Candidates talk IT — now what?




TECHNOLOGY




Psst! Are you Twittering yet?
It’s no secret: Using Twitter’s short and sweet message blasts can be a great way to communicate

Polishing your Twitter skills

Twitter add-ons

POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING



BNet: Don’t touch that cell phone!

Scientific American: Technology’s toll on privacy and security

NASA blog: Building the right team

University of Virginia: Rome reborn

Featured

  • Contracting
    8 prototypes of the border walls as tweeted by CBP San Diego

    DHS contractors face protests – on the streets

    Tech companies are facing protests internally from workers and externally from activists about doing for government amid controversial policies like "zero tolerance" for illegal immigration.

  • Workforce
    By Mark Van Scyoc Royalty-free stock photo ID: 285175268

    At OPM, Weichert pushes direct hire, pay agent changes

    Margaret Weichert, now acting director of the Office of Personnel Management, is clearing agencies to make direct hires in IT, cyber and other tech fields and is changing pay for specialized occupations.

  • Cloud
    Shutterstock ID ID: 222190471 By wk1003mike

    IBM protests JEDI cloud deal

    As the deadline to submit bids on the Pentagon's $10 billion, 10-year warfighter cloud deal draws near, IBM announced a legal protest.

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