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Where's My Refund? Taking a Look at State, Federal Government Tax Data, Tools

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April is that exciting month when the rain makes way for spring to blossom and the sunshine coaxes the creatures that hibernated all winter.

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How do you find the parts of speech in a sentence using Python?

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Learn how to use spaCy to parse a sentence to return the parts of speech (noun, verb, etc.) and dependencies.

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Lt. Gen. Arnold Bunch: Air Force May Discard Plans to Qualify 2nd Ejection Seat for F-35A

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Lt. Gen.

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Report: NASA CISO Jeanette Hanna-Ruiz to Leave Agency By End of April

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Jeanette Hanna-Ruiz will step down as NASA’s chief information security officer with April 28 as her last day on the job, Federal News Radio reported Monday.

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4 Tips for Using Social Media to Address Social Division and Civil Unrest

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A recently released report out of the Ohio State University’s Divided Community Project

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How the Supercomputer in Our Pockets Can Help With Road Redesign

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Public perception may not be the most accurate measurement when assessing a project's effectiveness.

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Special Districts Outnumber Cities 2-to-1

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Cities may be the core blocks of local government in the U.S. and swallow the lion's share of attention when it comes to technology projects.

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Treasury floats mobile device management RFI

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The U.S. Treasury begins off a survey to find vendors interested in implementing a mobile device management system for the agency.

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DISA unveils $350M professional services vehicle RFP

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The Defense Information Systems Agency releases its request for proposals for a five-year, $350 million professional services contract vehicle with nine slots reserved for small businesses.

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Machine-Learning Technologies Help Agencies Develop Highly Intelligent Security Postures

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Machine learning makes life much more manageable for network security operators.

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Motherboard: Trump’s Transition Team Sought Info From NASA on Space Resource Commercialization

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President Donald Trump’s transition team inquired about the profitability and potential commercialization of space resources and technologies in a series of internal communications with NASA obt

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FedBid gets new Labor reverse auction contract

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FedBid will continue its reverse auction partnership with the Labor Department under a new potential five-year contract.

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DoD Selects 23 Projects for $163M in Multidisciplinary Research Funds

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The Defense Department has selected 23 multidisciplinary research projects for five-year awards worth a total of $163 million as part of a university research program.

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ViaSat receives sole-source DISA equipment contract

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ViaSat will produce additional ground transceivers for the Defense Information Systems Agency under a new $13.7 million sole-source contract.

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GAO: Annual Federal Spending on IDIQ Contracts Reached Over $130B Between FY 2011-2015

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The Government Accountability Office has found that federal agencies spent more than $130 billion per year on indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts from fiscal 2011 to fiscal 2015.

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HR and IT: A Partnership Poised to Protect Federal Cyber Systems

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By partnering with IT, HR departments will assemble the must-have tech and people building blocks required to cover all essential areas.

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Four short links: 17 April 2017

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Emoji Detail, Macintosh Emulation, In-Browser Editors, and Furless Tickle Me Elmo

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Rep. Bill Shuster Proposes Bill to Retain Patriot Missile Variant in Army Inventory

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Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has introduced a bill that would prevent the U.S. Army from phasing out a variant of the Patriot missile system used to intercept ballistic missiles.

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Maj. Gen. Anthony Funkhouser Named USACE Deputy Commanding General for Military & Intl Operations

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Maj. Gen. Anthony Funkhouser, former commanding general of the U.S.

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Mike Pompeo: CIA to Build Up Defense Efforts Against Insider Threats, Data Theft

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo has said his agency will continue to focus its efforts on information security in a move to prevent data theft and the release of U.S.

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Jupyter Digest: 10 April 2017

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Reproducibility, TensorFlow examples, the new NBA, and 30,699 Kobe Bryant shots.

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Air Force, Energy Dept Conduct Flight Test on B61-12 Gravity Bomb; Michael Lutton Comments

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The U.S.

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How to bring product management into your organization

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Product management is the connective tissue for identifying, building, and shipping products customers want.

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Air Force Deploys F-35As to England for NATO Training Exercises

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The U.S.

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Will Congress Help Fund New State and Local Cyberprograms?

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For the past several years, survey after survey of state and local government technology and security leaders have produced the same results. What’s on their mind?

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Federal Certification for Encryption Software Could Help Government Use Legacy System Data, HPE Says

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has won a first-of-its-kind federal certification for a cybersecurity scheme that could help state and local governments work more w

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Trump Administration Will Not Release White House Visitor Logs

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The Trump administration will not release White House visitor logs, a move that stands in stark contrast to its predecessor’s policy, officials announced Friday, Ap

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California DMV Gives Apple Permission to Test Driverless Cars

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According to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) website, Apple is now permitte

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Cities Narrowly Outpace Counties on Key Digital Metrics, Survey Finds

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A new survey of local governments confirms their firm embrace of digital communication, a relationship likely to become closer and more informal in the next five years, a

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3 secrets highly successful firms use everyday

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Marketing expert Liz Harr shares research that explains what separates highly successful companies from those who are faltering. Hint: Don't be everything to everyone.

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Cities Take Proactive Approaches to Anti-Muni Broadband Legislators

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It’s crunch time in Missouri, where muni broadband supporters are seeking to defeat

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Verizon wins Navy phone services contract

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Verizon will link two Navy bases in the Hampton Roads region to telephone services under a five-year, $24.5 million contract.

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United's Hot Mess: The Customer Experience Truth Government Must Now Face

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Agency leaders must look through the customer lens when creating policies and rules that impact customers.

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DARPA taps BAE for power grid security program

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BAE Systems and DARPA will collaborate to develop networks for use in case the U.S. electric grid suffers a cyber disruption.

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Crossmatch gets IARPA biometrics defense contract

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Crossmatch wins a $5.8 million contract to develop technologies for a Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency-run biometric identification program

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Four short links: 14 April 2017

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Visual Effects, Political Economics, Building Software, and Low-Level Programming

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Ohio Reports Early Success From Streamlined RFP Process, Is Mulling Submissions

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Officials in Ohio were hoping to transform IT procurement to benefit citizens, the state and vendors when they streamlined their process late last year to reduce the liab

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CityBase Adds Big Names to Board of Directors

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CityBase, a Chicago-based startup offering digital citizen services to municipalities, has

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Florida House Votes to Strip Agency for State Technology of Oversight, Authoritative Functions

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The legislation meant to completely retool Florida’s Agency for State Technology (AST) passed in the state’s House of Representatives by a wide margin Ap

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What’s New in Civic Tech: Open Gov Groups Voice Concern Over Removal of Trump Transition Data

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What's New in Civic Tech takes a look at highlights and recent happenings in the world of civic technology.

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'Textalyzer’ Prototype Could Make Texting While Driving Easier to Enforce

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In 2011, 19-year-old college freshman Evan Lieberman was killed while he was riding in the backseat of a car when the vehicle was struck by a driver who told police he&rs

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ManTech books DHS program management task orders

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ManTech International lands two task orders worth up to $18 million combined for program management and technical services to DHS' Science and Technology directorate.

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AI faces the line between hype and promise

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Artificial intelligence is quickly emerging as the next big thing just like cloud computing five years ago. But question remains over what is real, what is hype and how to tell the difference.

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Tom Hadfield on bots in the enterprise

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Messaging as the operating system for the enterprise.

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'If I Were the Federal CIO': Setting Technology Priorities in the Digital Age

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There’s much that can be learned from the experiences—and the mistakes—of the private sector.

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PAR names two-decade SAIC vet to CEO role

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PAR Technology names current board member and two-decade SAIC veteran Donald Foley president and CEO.

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Adm. Paul Zukunft: Budget Uncertainty Would Affect Coast Guard Readiness

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Adm. Paul Zukunft, commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, has said a lack of full-year appropriations would harm the service branch’s readiness programs, DoD News reported Wednesday.

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SSL grows federal exec team, proceeds on DARPA robotics program

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Space Systems Loral makes a promotion and expands its U.S. government leadership team as the company also proceeds on a program key to its federal market growth efforts.

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Engility plans entry into NASA scientific computing competition

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Engility Corp. plans to pursue a large upcoming NASA scientific computing services contract as part of its civilian and highly technical services market strategies.

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Why would you use microservices?

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Get practical knowledge on the advantages microservices can bring to your project.

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