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Posted byon July 31, 2015 at 3:00 PM EDT
Posted byon July 29, 2015 at 4:09 PM EDT
Over the past 60 years, the United States has been a leader in the development and deployment of cutting-edge computing systems. Today, President Obama issued an Executive Order establishing the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) to ensure the United States continues leading in this field over the coming decades.
Posted byon July 28, 2015 at 6:05 PM EDT
As the White House celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, we’re announcing some new steps to help the government stay accessible to all Americans using the latest technology.
Posted byon July 22, 2015 at 6:27 PM EDT
Last week, New Orleans held an event to preview three datasets on policing they plan to open to the general public. This event was part of the City's contributions to the Police Data Initiative, launched in response to recommendations from the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
Posted byon July 22, 2015 at 11:57 AM EDT
In 2012, the White House, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology launched the Green Button Initiative, providing American businesses and families with simple and secure access to their energy consumption data in a standardized format. This effort has since grown significantly in size and sophistication.
Posted byon July 20, 2015 at 10:08 AM EDT
The availability of large, publicly accessible digital data sets has unleashed a wave of innovation throughout numerous fields, helping solve significant problems in business, biology, and astronomy. But the potential of such data has not yet been fully realized in materials science and engineering, in part because of the wide variety of relevant properties and methods to measure and model those properties.
Posted byon July 15, 2015 at 3:00 PM EDT
Federal agencies are undertaking new actions to improve the visa experience for families, workers, employers, and people in need of humanitarian relief.
Posted byon July 9, 2015 at 7:10 PM EDT
Hugo Campos is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for Precision Medicine.
Posted byon July 9, 2015 at 7:01 PM EDT
Anish Sebastian is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for Precision Medicine.
Posted byon July 9, 2015 at 6:57 PM EDT
Howard Look is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for Precision Medicine.