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Today’s blog is a bit different in tone than many of my previous blogs. Today, I’d like to take a few moments and reflect on per

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DHS Mulls Asset Buyback Program

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The Department of Homeland Security will hold an Industry Day on May 1 to determine the feasibility of an asset buyback program initiative, according to a FedBizOpps.gov post Tuesday.

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Lawmakers Ask Industry Groups to Offer Defense Procurement Recommendations

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Senate and House armed services committee leaders have enlisted nine trade groups to review the Pentagon’s weapons acquisition system and make recommendations to streamline the process, Nationa

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Four short links: 16 April 2014

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  1. morris.js — pretty time-series line graphs.
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Lockheed lands $54M joint strike fighter modification

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Lockheed Martin has won a $54.5 million modification to a joint strike fighter technical support contract.

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House retirees leaving $13 M on the table

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The 25 House members who have announced plans to retire at the end of this year and who aren't seeking higher office have money to burn.

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USDA Implements DMI’s Enterprise Mobility Infrastructure

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The Agriculture Department has adopted a mobile device management system that is built to monitor the use of Windows, Apple iOS and Android devices throughout the agency, GCN reported Monday.

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Teen Arrrested for Exploiting Heartbleed to Hack Into Canadian Tax Agency

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Ontario student is the first Heartbleed arrest.

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FDA researches info system modernization

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The Federal Drug Administration is developing a web-based electronic system to store criminal information and conduct administrative functions.

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Budget Vote Proves House GOP Can't Do Anything Big in 2014

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Overcoming the Goldilocks complex could be tough in an election year.

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Getting Rid of Do More With Less – 5 Ways Gov and Tech are Changing the Mold

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“Do more with less” is the mantra that government has been singing for years.

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Throwback Thursday: The Day I Shook President Obama's Hand -- Well Not Me, But Lauren Did!

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This weekend I was positive that Spring was finally here. I went out to see the Cherry Blossoms at the Tidal Basin in DC and I went to dinner outside.

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Social and Digital Technology Trends: 9 Take-Aways for YOU

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In Russia, a Proposal to Store User Data on Russian Soil Will "Throttle Expression," Activists Say

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Alexey Lisovenko, a member of the Moscow City Council, who has recently proposed that all

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Why Leadership Coaching Is For Everyone

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     My morning started with an e-mail from a client who is a federal government analyst, upset about a missive from her training department eager to check-off their employee development

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Biomimicry in the real world

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Festo’s Robotic Bird.

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Report: David McClure to Retire From GSA, Transition to Private Sector

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David McClure, associate administrator of the General Services Administration’s Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, has told agency staff he intends to retire from government ,

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Today in #OpenGov 4/17/2014

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Keep reading for today's look at #OpenGov news, events and analysis including e-filing on tax day, anti-corruption in Armenia, and public officials' public records.

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How To Get Your Innovation Moving In A Bureaucracy: Leverage The Leader's Field Of Vision

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In the movie

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It's Official: Promoting Cycling Creates Jobs and Saves Lives

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Over 76,600 people would be employed in green and healthy transport every year and 10,000 lives would be saved if major European cities reached the current cycling modal share of Copenhagen, according

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Disposable architecture?

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I’ve noticed a number of faint signals recently pointing to a general shift in the speed of technology and the repercussions it’s having on the products we’re seeing come to marke

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Four short links: 17 April 2014

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Why Leadership Coaching Is For Everyone

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     My morning started with an e-mail from a client who is a federal government analyst, upset about a missive from her training department eager to check-off their employee development

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Feds talk: What are their top priorities for workplace changes?

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Does the civil-service system operate like a “relic of a bygone era”? That’s how a prominent good-government group described it this month in a controversial report calling for an o

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Vienna Seeks Ideas to Reinvent Citizen Inclusion

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Forward-thinking cities around the world are increasingly competing - as well as cooperating - to position themselves as 'greener' than each other or to promote some singular quality that ma

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Are Historically-Black Towns History?

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Recently, I came across two sets of articles about Historically Black towns in Oklahoma and in Missouri.

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Does America Want a Technology Revolution?

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The American public is excited about the future of technology, but it's also worried about the growing pains that may be necessary to reach that future, according to a new surve

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Pew Report: Increasing Technology Use among Seniors

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By ShannonPerry

While younger generations are known to quickly adapt to technological advances, older adults and seniors have traditionally lagged behind – preferring TV to the Internet or landline

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Introducing the Black Tie Bicycle Test: Does Your City Pass?

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I was in Amsterdam over the weekend for a family trip.

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Urban Density and Sustainability

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Urban density is the number of people living in a particular urban area and is an important aspect of how cities function.

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Predictive Analytics Aboard the London Underground?

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As an internationally renowned rail system, the London Underground has been a trendsetter since it was first constructed in 1863.

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How Billboards Fund Public Art in Toronto

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Artists in Toronto have long been undervalued.

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The Business of Cities

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Over the past few months on this blog, I’ve started to introduce business terms into the way I describe and talk about cities.

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Pentagon Plans to Ax Missile-Interceptor Redesign If Sequestration Returns

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The automatic cuts are slated for a comeback in 2016.

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It's Hard to Know How Much Agencies Are Spending on Environmental Impact Analyses

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GAO notes differences in efforts to weigh costs and benefits of requirements under a 1969 law.

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Does a Better Fate Await this Year’s Presidential Management Fellow Finalists?

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New hopefuls are announced as the deadline expires for the class of 2013 to land jobs.

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Light rails - worth the investment?

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Data shows that light rail projects, without the proper policy in place to facilitate growth, can have lackluster results.

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Now Accepting Accelerator Applications

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Starting now. We’re accepting applications for our 2014 Civic Startup Accelerator.

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Watch a Congressional Candidate Shoot Down a 'Government Drone'

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House contender Matt Rosendale of Montana wants Big Brother out of his airspace.

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GSA's Dave McClure to Retire

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The associate administrator of the General Services Administration's Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies was a leader in key initiatives.

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State, federal agencies team up to fight California drought (with related video)

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State and federal agencies have joined forces to map out a strategy to fight California's severe drought.

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When Your Hearing Aid Is an iPhone

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A company is trying to remove the social stigma associated with hearing loss.

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Your Photo Could Be Included in the FBI’s New Facial Recognition Database

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The database, known as Next Generation Identification, will for the first time combine criminal and noncriminal records.

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The Obama Administration Is Taking Another Try at the Program That Funded Solyndra

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Energy Department calls for applications for up to $4 billion in financing.

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4 Ways the Workplace Has Become More Dangerous

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Tips for preventing and handling threats and violence on the job.

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What is the future of your favorite federal program?

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You may be surprised to learn that the impact could be much more dramatic than you think, the Center for American Progress said Wednesday in an analysis of the recently passed House budget sponsored b

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E-Filing Enables IRS to Issue Refunds Faster Despite Shutdown, Smaller Staff

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A rise in computer tax filing helped the agency process more returns faster

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Facebook Seeks Approval as Financial Service in Ireland. Is the Developing World Next?

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On April 13 the Financial Times

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Obama's Real Job: Fundraiser in Chief

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The Supreme Court's latest campaign finance decision is going to put even more pressure on the president to spend time chasing cash.

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The Confidence Gap

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Evidence shows that women are less self-assured than men—and that to succeed, confidence matters as much as competence. Here's why, and what to do about it.

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