A code error led to the IRS paying out tens of millions in suspect tax refunds that it meant to peg for further examination.
Government's success is enabled by using contracting practices that reward rather than discourage new ideas and approaches.
Navy officials did not properly tap the National Crime Information Center when screening certain contractors, the IG concluded in a November report that was released in full on Dec. 18.
Here are three steps for moving from static spreadsheets to truly dynamic tools that support decision-making and mission analysis.
18F developed a Slack bot named Dolores Landingham that's helping to ease the transition for new employees.
Ron Thompson, a senior IT official at the Department of Health and Human Services, is getting the number two post at the Office of Information and Technology at Veterans Affairs.
After an abysmal performance on the FITARA scorecard, some CIOs are owning their terrible grades and focusing on how to make improvements.
Department of Transportation CIO Richard McKinney is using his FITARA hammer to halt purchasing until he gets spending plans that show him what the heck is going on.
A new study details the obstacles to CIO-enable innovation in government -- and spotlights ways to overcome them.
Landmark cybersecurity legislation was included in the omnibus spending bill to fund the government through fiscal year 2016, but some privacy advocates are still determined to oppose the measure.
The Office of Management and Budget is planning more of a hands-on approach to agencies' tech and will be updating policies and focusing on cybersecurity in the coming year.
The White House issued sweeping requirements that will affect the entire professional life cycle of federal leaders.
Lisa Disbrow, President Obama's choice for the post of Undersecretary of the Air Force, updated a Senate panel on the Air Force's IT plans at her nomination hearing.
By deploying social tools without the proper attribution and linking to outside web pages with political calls to action, the EPA stands accused of violating rules against "covert propaganda" and lobbying.
OPM cyber guru Clifton Triplett wants agencies to make better use of the people and tools they already have.
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