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The Best Job Markets for Young College Grads Now

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The U.S. economy added 2.2 million jobs that require post-secondary education between 2010 and 2014. Here's how they shake out.

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Tis the Season for Wearables Releases

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By Shannon Perry

On August 28th, Samsung and LG announced their latest generation of smartwatches in separate press releases.

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POST CRISIS: Being an Informal Whistleblower Should be Part of the Job Description

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Sharing Activist Reveal Plan to Turn Los Angeles Into a Sharing Mecca

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"One day it occurred to me that I didn’t know many people in my own neighborhood, and I wanted to find a way to do that.

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92% of Australia's Federal Politicians Now Use Facebook and/or Twitter

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I've been tracking the number of Australian Federal politicians using Australia's leading social channels for two years now, seeing the number using at least one of Facebook and Twitter grow from

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Buckets of Ice Water Brought in More ALS Funding in 30 Days Than the Government Did in a Year

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Donors around the world gave more than $100 million in the past month through the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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WEBCAST: George Marshall on Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change

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Why, despite overwhelming scientific evidence, do we still ignore climate change? And what does it need for us to become fully convinced of what we already know?

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Greenhouse Frames: Finding the Best Option For You

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While you’re busy making all the decisions for your new greenhouse, from the lighting you’ll use to the site where you’ll build it, don’t forget about the greenhouse frame.

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Four short links: 1 September 2014

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  1. Sibyl: Google’s System for Large Scale Machine Learning (YouTube) — keynote at DSN2014 acting as an intro to Sibyl
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Toronto Approves 755 Storeys of New Development

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Earlier this week, Toronto City Council approved the equivalent of 755 storeys of new development, a lot of which will end up in the downtown core.

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Should Bike Sharing Be Subsidized? Or Privatized?

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I’m a fan of bike sharing, and a satisfied, albeit irregular, customer of Capital Bikeshare, the convenient and well-managed public bike-sharing system in Washington, D.C., which now extends into th

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Renewable Natural Gas: Turning Waste into Energy [INFOGRAPHIC]

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For those of us on a more human time frame, the methane and other gases emitted from decomposing organic matter work just as well as the stuff you have to frack out of the ground… and, as you can se

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Tokyo Governor Explains His Vision for Cycling in the City

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In principal the Governor supports the installation of street level bicycle lanes, over sidewalk level lanes and is committed to expanding Tokyo's network of bicycle lanes across the city.

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TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

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It was a wild pre-holiday week for stocks but many indices managed to close near their highs for the week.  The geopolitical environment remains tense keeping investors on edge, and we got a stron

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5 Management Lessons From My First Year At NARA

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Scr

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How Would You Get Around Your City With No Gasoline?

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The fuel crisis that occurred in the 1970's led to a renaissance for the bicycle.

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Who Are Our Streets For?: A Q&A with 2014 Lee Schipper Scholar Madeline Brozen

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Madeline Brozen is a Program Manager within UCLA’s Complete Streets Initiative and a recipient of the 2014 Lee Schipper Memorial Scholarship.

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Make No Little Plans

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I’m a big fan of Chicago. Having now visited, I can say that everyone was right when they told me that I was going to love it. But I don’t want to talk about any of these things today.

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The Top Ten Best Busking Hotspots in the World

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In 2011 I went to forty major cities in thirty countries on five continents to film street performers.

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Exchange Lessons Learned and Use Cases for Big Data at Hadoop World 2014

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By Bob Gourley

The best minds in data gather at Strata + Hadoop World to learn and connect—and explore the complex issues and exciting opportunities brought to business by big data, data science, a

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National Guard Turns to Food Banks Because Rick Perry Hasn't Paid Them

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The National Guard troops Texas Gov. Rick Perry ordered to the U.S. Mexico border last month are using food and gas aid from a local food bank because they haven't been paid in weeks.

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A Must-Read: The Updated Urban Bikeway Design Guide

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In the year 2000, the District of Columbia had three miles of bike lanes.

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Public Consultation is Broken

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For new developments, the process works more or less like this: The developer makes an application to the city. The city reviews it and then agrees to move towards a public/community meeting.

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Building for BRT: A Q&A with 2014 Lee Schipper Scholar Erik Vergel-Tovar

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Erik Vergel-Tovar, no stranger to TheCityFix, is a PhD candidate in the Department of City and Regional Planning at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he researches the rich relati

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Disappointed with Gardening Ideas You Find Online? OpenFarm Wants to Change That

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I love to share gardening ideas I find, or have even tried, but I know that there will always be specifics of a planting situation for which I can’t account.

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Obama proposes 1 percent pay raise for federal workers in 2015

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President Obama on Friday proposed raising federal civilian and military pay by 1 percent across the board next year, signaling that he wants to give the workers a salary bump while preventing the ra

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U.S. Won't Raise Terror Threat Level Even Though U.K.'s Is 'Severe'

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The U.S. threat level remains the same, officials said, despite the U.K.'s move to raise its level to "severe" in response to the Islamic State.

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National Guard Pilot Was Killed in Virginia Crash

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Two-day search and rescue effort involved more than 100 local, state, and federal officials and volunteers.

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Why a Government Shutdown Is So Unlikely

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The move would be electoral suicide for Republicans.

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The FCC's opportunity to bring all political ad spending online

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In early August,

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As Todd Park Becomes Top Tech Recruiter, What's Next for CTO Role?

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Park’s departure leaves a job opening in Washington -- one with unclear requirements.

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Three of the Most Common Delegation Ah-ha's

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You can’t continue to operate as if you’re personally responsible for everything that happens.

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Obama Issues Plan to Give Feds a 1 Percent Pay Raise

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The president issued an alternative pay plan late Friday, setting an across-the-board increase for civilian federal employees of 1 percent in 2015.

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This Week in Politwoops: a lone cone, puppies and a pub

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The Federal Agencies Most Often Accused of Discrimination

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The Labor Department was at the top of the list for Cabinet-level agencies.

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Hackers Score IDs of S. Korean Population, Roil New Zealand Election and Drain Norwegian Oil

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Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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San Diego Mayor Starts Process to Have ‘America’s Finest Website’

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California’s second-largest city partners with Code for America for redesign project.

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Cyber Threat Intelligence Feeds: The Top 20 Sources Of Actionable Cyber Intelligence

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By Bob Gourley

The discipline of cyber threat intelligence focuses on providing actionable information on adversaries.

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Obama Resurrects Intel Advisory Panel

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President Obama named six new members to the board -- including the CEO of UPS.

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CRS: Cops Can Get Kitchen and Lawn Care Gear from DOD

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The Pentagon is a good source of gear far beyond the MRAP.

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Hard-Won Experience: Lessons from America’s Biggest Disasters and Emergencies

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Katrina. Sandy. The Boston Marathon bombing. 9/11.

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Melbourne “People’s Panel” Citizens into Public Decisions

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We wanted to make sure the NCDD community saw an article from The Age about an intriguing new development in Melbourne, Australi

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What role does the contractor play in program management?

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What does it take to make the partnership between a contractor and a government agency? Government IT vet Richard Spires talks about how agencies and contractors can work well to find mutual success.

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CSC wins $80.2M option to support 45th Space Wing at Cape Canaveral

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Computer Sciences Corp. has won an $80.2 million option to support the launch processing mission of the 45th Space Wing.

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Victor Gavin: Navy to Focus on Network Security, Visibility, Modernization

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Victor Gavin, the U.S.

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Can You Apply for Phased Retirement This Fall? It Depends on Your Agency

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OPM is accepting applications beginning in November, but some agencies are telling employees they can’t apply that soon.

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VA’s Scheduling System Revamp Will Be Big Test of Agency’s Agile Approach

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VA has taken new approach to modernizing its legacy IT systems.

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Defense to Install Health Record Viewer in Even More Facilities by the End of Next Month

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The Joint Legacy Viewer will be also deployed to all 152 VA hospitals by then.

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In China, Local Governments Play Whac-a-Mole With Taxi Apps

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It seems these days that car-hailing apps exist only to give cities grief.

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Has the IRS Become Gun-Shy on Regulating Nonprofits?

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The number of organizations denied tax exempt status dropped precipitously between 2010 and 2013.

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