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Posted byon November 21, 2014 at 1:21 PM EST
DOE's newly released "Lantern Live" mobile app, part of the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative, allows users in disaster-affected areas to report on the status of local gas stations, find fuel, and easily look up power outage maps from local utilities.
President Obama Honors America’s Top Scientists and Engineers, Launches New Steps to Cultivate Tomorrow’s InnovatorsPosted byon November 20, 2014 at 5:41 PM EST
President Obama awards National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology and Innovation to 19 of our nation’s top thinkers, discoverers, and innovators.
Posted byon November 19, 2014 at 4:05 PM EST
More than 100 school superintendents join President Obama in the White House East Room to launch a new effort to assist school leaders in their transition to digital learning with the Future Ready Digital Pledge.
Posted byon November 17, 2014 at 4:35 PM EST
Robots are working for us every day, in countless ways. At home, at work, and on the battlefield, robots are increasingly lifting the burdens of tasks that are dull, dirty, or dangerous.
Posted byon November 13, 2014 at 2:51 PM EST
Here's a look at what just a few people -- from congressmembers and reporters to technology experts and Internet platforms like Netflix and Tumblr -- have to say about the President's support for net neutrality.
Posted byon November 10, 2014 at 7:09 PM EST
Here are some answers to key questions about net neutrality and what the President is doing to ensure a free and open Internet.
Posted byon November 10, 2014 at 4:53 PM EST
Advisor for Senior Advisor for Technology and Economic Policy David Edelman took to Reddit to answer questions about President Obama's newly released plan for net neutrality.
Posted byon November 10, 2014 at 9:15 AM EST
President Obama asks the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to take up the strongest possible rules to protect net neutrality, the principle that says Internet service providers (ISPs) should treat all internet traffic equally.
Posted byon November 7, 2014 at 11:31 AM EST
Earlier this year, we launched WhiteHouse.gov/tools -- a new section of our site highlighting tools from across government that can make your life easier.
Posted byon November 7, 2014 at 10:08 AM EST
On October 10 – 11, technologists, entrepreneurs, and innovators across the public and private sectors participated in the first Civic Hardware Hackathon for Disaster Preparedness in support of the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative.