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Posted byon May 23, 2012 at 10:35 AM EDT
Federal CIO Steven VanRoekel announces the launch of the new Digital Government Strategy.
Posted byon May 23, 2012 at 10:11 AM EDT
A new initiative will bring top innovators from outside government for focused “tours of duty” with our best federal innovators on game-changing projects
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 8:00 PM EDT
The U.S. Government, as well as the private sector, is sitting on a vast – and in many cases, untapped – supply of energy data. Sets of data aren’t what most people think of when we talk about safely and responsibly developing American energy resources such as wind, solar, oil, and gas. But data are also essential components of the President’s all-of-the-above energy strategy.
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 4:18 AM EDT
Posted byon May 21, 2012 at 11:02 AM EDT
On Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 3:00 pm ET, Small Business Administrator Karen Mills will join a Google+ Hangout to announce the SBA video contest winners and discuss how SBA assistance helped their small business and what inspired their successes.
Posted byon May 19, 2012 at 11:02 AM EDT
Twitter announces it will support a new feature in web browsers that gives users better internet privacy protection, an important step that's part of a larger Obama Administration strategy to encourage more consumer privacy protections online.
Posted byon May 18, 2012 at 11:20 AM EDT
Safety is the number one priority at the US Department of Transportation (DOT), so National Transportation Week is the perfect time for DOT to help launch the Obama Administration's critical Safety Data Initiative.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 7:14 PM EDT
Earlier this year at the White House Science Fair, President Obama met Joey Hudy, a 14 year old from Arizona who developed the “extreme marshmallow cannon.” Joey showed the President his business card. It had a simple motto: “Don’t be bored. Make something.”
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 11:15 AM EDT
The Department of Defense adds momentum of its own to the National Robotics Initiative, encouraging proposals for advancing robotics research.
Posted byon May 14, 2012 at 8:15 AM EDT
Today, at a White House event, leaders from industry, academia, national labs, and government announced more than a dozen new commitments to advance the Administration’s Materials Genome Initiative—an ambitious challenge to double the speed and cut the cost of discovering, developing, and deploying new high-tech materials in the United States.