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NSWC Division Bases Automated Inventory System on RFID Tech; Ryan Mabry Comments

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The Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Panama City Division has developed an automated inventory system that uses Radio Frequency Identification technology to tag and track mission package supp

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10 Insane Things the Pentagon Gave to Local Law Enforcement

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Helicopters, grenade launchers and underwear make their way to police.

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Where the Five-Day Workweek Came From

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It's a relatively new invention—is it time to shave another day off?

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CDC Counts 68 Ebola Scares in United States

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Agency works closely with hospitals and clinics to determine whether or not patients should be tested.

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David Bader: LLNL Climate Modeling Project Aims to Answer ‘Grand Challenges’

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The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has partnered with academic and private-sector organizations and seven other U.S.

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Should Cops Have to Live Where They Work?

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The question of whether police officers should live in the communities they patrol has a long and contentious history.

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Feeling Stuck? Might Be Time to Reset Your Brain

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Earlier this month the New York Times website ran an article titled Hit the Rese

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For Coders, Tests Will Replace Resumes and Interviews

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This company has built a platform where computer scientists attempt coding challenges and contests that measure them—in real time—for speed, accuracy, completeness and elegance of their work.

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Harris scores $450M contract to support DISA crisis management system

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Harris Corp. has won a $450 million contract to provide engineering, maintenance and program management support to the Defense Information Systems Agency.

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Customer Contact Forms: Reducing Complexity is Important for Everyone

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GAO: CMS Should Bolster Guidance of Postpayment Claims Review Process

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A Government Accountability Office report on contractors that examine postpayment claims for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recommends CMS establish stronger oversight and guidanc

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Uber Hires Former Obama Strategist to Lead Political Affairs

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The battle over how ride-sharing providers are regulated got more political on August 19, as Uber announced the hiring of David Plouffe – Barack Obama’s 2008 preside

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Eric Holder Almost Gives the Ferguson Race Speech Obama Couldn't

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"I am the Attorney General of the United States. But I am also a black man," Holder says.

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Tired of Fire Drills? Appoint a Fire Marshal

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Before you know it, you've turned over much of your week to stuff you had no idea was going to come up.

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Five win $2.5B contract to consolidate Navy afloat networks

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Five companies have won an eight-year $2.5 billion contract to provide the Navy with Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) production units.

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Infographic: Adorable Animals and Their Deadly Diseases

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You may change your mind about that trip to the petting zoo.

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UPS Data Breach

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By Shannon Perry

Data breaches have captured the attention of the American media several times this year.

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Stanley Clarke: Air Natl Guard Works ‘Hand-in-Hand’ With AF on Force Readiness

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Stanley Clarke, director of the Air National Guard, has said the organization’s battlefield operations and fleet requirements are connected with those of the Air Force, Defense News reported We

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There's More to Life Than Facial Symmetry

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A new study finds that possessing a balanced appearance has nothing to do with health, so we can all stop obsessing already.

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Participatory Budgeting Expands in NYC for ’14 – ’15

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We are excited to share the announcement from our friends with the Participatory Budgeting Project, and NCDD organizational

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DOE Grants Total $67M for 83 Nuclear Tech R&D, Engineering Projects; Ernest Moniz Comments

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The Energy Department has awarded an estimated $67 million in total to fund 83 research and infrastructure enhancement projects on nuclear technology in support of the administration’s Climat

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What Does Public and Private Sector Investment in Transport Look Like?

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Congestion, high levels of air pollution, and traffic crashes are consequences of a culture of investment that has focused for decades on the automobile.

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Just updated: Current data on equipment and lift truck values

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New Green Guide equipment values have been moved online to EquipmentWatch for July, covering activity in the last 30 days.

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EU, ESA Fund German-Built GPS Satellites for Europe; Didier Faivre Comments

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Europe will launch its own global positioning satellites built by German aerospace firm OHB System as the continent moves to become independent of the U.S.

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U.S. Refused to Pay ISIL's Ransom Demands for James Foley

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Captors sought $100 million and a prisoner exchange.

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Four short links: 21 August 2014

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The Battle Over Government-Run Internet Heats Up at FCC

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A Republican aide claims the federal agency can't overturn state restrictions.

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Miami's 21st Century Economy is Taking Shape at Florida International University

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News of Miami's economy tends to be dominated by the city's volatile - and often controversial - real estate market.

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NSF Picks 36 University-Led Consortia for Neurotech R&D Grants; John Wingfield Comments

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Thirty-six research teams have been awarded $10.8 million in total grants from the National Science Foundation to study the workings of the human brain.

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Evaluating 10 Years of Redevelopment: Urban Renewal in Clichy-sous-Bois, France

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Rows of low-rise buildings and litter have disappeared from the field of view of residents living in the neighborhoods of Clichy-sous-Bois and Montfermeil.

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Ensure Your Command Center/Ops Center Stays Relevant By Leveraging Wayin: See video of this broadcast media use case

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By Bob Gourley

We have previously written about Wayin (I am proud to be one of their advisors).

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Tiffany Hixson: GSA to Consolidate Professional Services Contract Schedules

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The General Services Administration is looking to merge seven government-wide acquisition contract vehicles for professional services into one federal schedule, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday.

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The Power of Public Spaces

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Recently I’ve been awed by the power of public spaces. Summer in Portland draws everyone out into the public realm.

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Concluding Remarks About Housing Affordability and Supply Restricitions

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Among economists, there is a debate about how to address the problem of housing affordability.

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Map Reveals 39 Cities That Could Heat Themselves Using Rivers or Sea

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London could heat itself using the River Thames, and Bristol could be warmed by the River Avon in the future, if the potential identified by a new heat map of England is unleashed.

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Being an IG: Homeland Security Inspector General John Roth discusses the role

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John Roth became inspector general for the Department of Homeland Security in March, taking responsibility for the audits and investigations of a sprawling agency that still experiences growing pain

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Bogotá Builds on its Bike Hire Scheme

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One month ago, Bogotá launched the second corridor of its new city cycle hire scheme in the northern Parque El Virrey district.

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Darrell Issa to Investigate 'Do-Nothing' Patent Office Employees

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Move over, IRS. Oversight committee chairman has a new enemy.

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DorobekINSIDER LIVE: Combing through Cloud Computing

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A sp

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MacAulay-Brown names new director of BD

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MacAulay-Brown has named Tom Crawford senior director, where he will lead business development efforts for the company’s National Security Group.

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InfoZen completes first phase of NASA website migration to cloud

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InfoZen has completed the first phase of its efforts to take NASA’s websites to the cloud.

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Navy Drops $2.5 Billion in Contracts to Update Shipboard Networks

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Standardized networks will upgrade security and intelligence systems, the Navy said.

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GSA Does Bombers Too

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Turns out the federal government’s landlord supports the B-2 Stealth Bomber.

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Navy Drops $2.6 Billion in Contracts to Update Shipboard Networks

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Standardized networks will upgrade security and intelligence systems, the Navy said.

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Remote support products meet government security needs

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Bomgar's Scott Braynard talks about how his firm's remote support products meet government security needs.

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Three Charts Showing How White Males Hold the Highest-Paid Federal Jobs

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The average male fed is a full grade level above the typical woman.

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In Mexico, A Wiki Makes Corporate Secrets Public

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Earlier this year the Latin American NGO Poder launched Quién Es Quién Wiki (Who's Who Wiki), a corporate transparency project more than two

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McConnell Promises Spending Standoff Over Obama’s Green Agenda

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The GOP leader stopped short of an explicit shutdown threat, but he did say a Republican majority would use the budget to go after EPA’s environmental rules.

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Ushahidi Provides Journalists With Instant Real-Time Crisis Data

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Times have changed since Ushahidi first launched its crisis mapping platform in the violent aftermath of the 2007

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Pro-Palestinian Hackers Deface Delaware State Treasury Site

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Hactivists defaced the site with messages including: ‘Hacking sites will not STOP!!! Unless Gaza is Free.'

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