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Spend Your Present Preparing for Your Future

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Young Government Leaders (YGL) and GovLoop present the NextGen Public Service Awards for superior public service and achie

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Marines, ONR Complete Field Test of New Amphibious Lander Prototype

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The U.S.

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Obama Signs Executive Orders Protecting LGBT Feds and Contractors

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President says federal dollars should not go toward supporting discrimination.

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Air Force releases RFP for IT repository system support

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The Air Force released a request for proposals July 18 for system maintenance and sustainment support of its enterprise IT data repository known as EITDR.

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County Clerk in Florida Ready to Issue Marriage Licenses for Gay Couples

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With judge’s ruling, Key West prepares gay marriages.

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Report: Israel Deploys Early-Warning App, Iron Dome Anti-Rocket Shield

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Israel’s low casualty count in the recent spate of rocket attacks from Hamas could be due either to its early-warning system or the Iron Dome anti-missile weapon system, Defense One reported

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Agencies Inch Toward Solutions on BYOD

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The BYOD phenomenon is becoming more entrenched in government, and with good reason. Bring your own device promises potential cost savings and increased productivity.

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Money, Politics and Transparency: What we learned at OKFest

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Attendees converse at the Money, Politics and Transparency session at OK Fest 2014.

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NSA Designates Towson University as Cyber Operations National Center; Steven LaFountain Comments

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The National Security Agency has assigned Towson University as one of five new national centers for cyber operations, Technical.ly Baltimore reported Friday.

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Exelis wins $9M contract to suppot Saudi air traffic management

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Exelis has won a $9 million contract to support the Saudi Arabian National Guard’s air traffic management capabilities.

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Northrop Grumman nabs $300M contract for Air Force weather services

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Northrop Grumman has won a $300 million contract to help support the Air Force’s enterprise information systems used to produce weather reports across the globe.

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AT&T to install secure IP telephony systems under $275M State Department task order

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AT&T Government Solutions has won a potentially $275 million task order to provide the State Department with secure IP telephony systems to U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide.

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Atlanta Police Department fights crime with Google, Edge360

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Erin Greer

The partnership will help the APD streamline data and facilitate communications.

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Detroit's drought

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Water shut offs cause community conflict

Resentment mounts as the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department intensifies its efforts to collect unpaid bills.

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Libraries still important to Miami-Dade voters

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Last week the Miami-Dade County Commission, in response to public feedback, voted to moderately raise property taxes to avoid having to cut library services.

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First POST: Power Brokers

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Why Microsoft's Bradford Smith is so influential in tech policy; the split between DailyKos and Netroots Nation; how the GOP is wooing conservative and libertarian techies; and much, much more.

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Think Digital

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I’ve found myself banging on a lot recently at events and other engagements about pretty much the same stuff.

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The Federal Government Is Shrinking—Literally

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Agencies have reduced their footprint under a White House initiative to make government more efficient.

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When Feds Ignore Risk, They Create Risk

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Many agencies lack fundamental tools for managing uncertainty.

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More Women Around the Globe Are Networking Over Cocktails

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All the new ways that professional women are using alcohol to socialize, network, and assert their independence.

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Hackathon Aims to Spread Global Information to North Korea

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The Human Rights Foundation hopes to bring more information inside the very high, guarded walls of North Korea.

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Oakland's Sudo Mesh Looks to Counter Censorship and Digital Divide With a Mesh Network

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In Oakland, a city with deep roots in radical activism and a growing tech scene at odds with the hyper-capital-driven Silicon Valley, those at the Sudo Room hackerspace believe that the solution t

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Is the White House Lying or Just Bad at Crisis Communications?

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Ordering a cheeseburger with fries while a downed airline smolders may not have been a great decision.

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Why Border-State Gubernatorial Candidates Can't Solve Their Voters' Most Pressing Issue

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Immigration is a hot-button issue, so border-state politicians talk a big game about it. There's only one problem.

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Today in #OpenGov 7/21/14

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Keep reading for today's look at #OpenGov news, events, and analysis including a Guardian interview with Edward Snowden, a new model for journalism in Germany, and a profile of a major power br

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Small-business deal builds tracking, analytics capabilities.

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Knowmadics and Guardian Mobility have closed an acqusition that brings together situational awareness technology with global tracking and analytics solutions.

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Significant Deficiencies Found in Treasury’s Computer Security

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Weaknesses could cause disruption of key operations at bureau that manages federal debt.

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The Internet of Things: Preparing Yourself for a Connected Government [New Guide]

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It's easy to find ways in which IoT has affected private and consumer-facing enterprises -- you probably have heard of

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When Nixon Nailed the SecDef

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Or how to undercut your senior leadership team, Nixon style.

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Net Threats: The Glut of Information

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By Shannon Perry

Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “Net Threats”, to identify important trends amo

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Groups praise Obama on gay rights order

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Gay rights groups are praising President Obama for his plans to issue an executive order Monday that would ban federal employment discrimination based on gender identity.

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NORTHCOM Nominee Bill Gortney Voices Cyber Concerns at Confirmation Hearing

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Navy Adm. William Gortney believes the U.S. lacks the measures needed to defend critical infrastructures against cyber risks, FCW reported Friday.

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Hillary Clinton's Lessons in Executive Diplomacy

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From the memoirs of Obama administration appointees.

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Why You Should "Throw Down" in Meetings!

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Several months ago, a coworker noticed I had a “throw down meeting” scheduled on my Outlook calendar.

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3 Reasons the Cloud is More Secure Than You Think

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6 weeks to Salesforce Nirvana

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Tracking Progress on Financial Stability and Reform

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In response to the worst financial crisis in more than 75 years, U.S. policymakers undertook wide-ranging reforms.

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You're Probably Not the Audience

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I've been reflecting on the number of comments and decisions I've witnessed lately where people have decided that a particular online approach, website design, engagement channel, interface design, fa

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Four short links: 21 July 2014

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  1. nupic (github) -GPL v3-licensed ode from Numenta, at last.
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NASA Pilots Fly U-2 ‘Spy Plane’ Civil Variant for Polar Data Collection

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Two NASA research pilots separately flew a civil variant of the U-2 military reconnaissance aircraft this week to study diminishing sea-ice levels in the Arctic region, Alaska Dispatch News reported

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DISA: Number of Defense Enterprise Computing Centers Down to 10

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The Defense Information Systems Agency has shuttered a defense enterprise computing center in Huntsville, Alabama and expects the closure to save the Pentagon $3.2 million a year, Defense Systems rep

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Frank Kendall: International Clients Still Look to US Defense Industry

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The U.S.

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Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

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Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce as the field is critical t

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America's Prison Population, Explained

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Last Week Tonight looks at the makeup of incarcerated Americans.

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Transparency and transformation at PayPal

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Three years ago, PayPal was growing exponentially, staying profitable and was considered the most successful online payments company in the world.

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Neal Gorenflo on the Sharing Cities Network [WEBCAST]

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In this video webcast David Thorpe talks to Neal Gorenflo, co-founder of shareable.net, a nonprofit with a mission to empower everyone to share for a more joyous, resilient, and equitable world.

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Microclimatic Improvements for Panepistimiou Street in Athens, Greece

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An approval was finally signed regarding the environmental conditions of the Panepistimiou Street’s rehabilitation project in Athens.

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How Open Data Access Will Revolutionize Istanbul’s Public Transit Systems

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Istanbul, Turkey is a city with an increasing car-culture, with 600 new vehicles added to the road every day.

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Açık Veritabanı Kullanımı ve İstanbul Toplu Taşıma Sistemlerine Getireceği Yenilikler

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İstanbul (Türkiye), her gün trafiğe eklenen 600 yeni vasıtayla araç kullanımının gitgide çoğaldığı bir şehir.

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What Does a Sociological Approach to Safe Cities Reveal?: Findings from a National Workshop in India

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While concerns of violence against women are not new, women’s safety in public spaces has received significant attention in India in the past two years.

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Water: Rising Above The Law Of Supply And Demand

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The more people want something, the greater it costs. It applies to everything, from food, to clothing, to real estate and fuel, to top-level positions and even leisure time.

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