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The Department of Justice Is Asking Ferguson To Do the Impossible

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Ferguson needs to drastically revise its court system. But how is a city supported by predatory court fees supposed to fund reform?

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Should There Be a New Federal Authority for Shared Services?

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Partnership’s report stresses benefits of pooling IT, supply chain management.

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Hillary Clinton’s Tweet About Email Doesn’t Answer Security and Transparency Concerns

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We don’t know if Russia or China hacked Clinton’s emails, and we may never know, security experts said.

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CACI wins $43M task order for modeling, simulation

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CACI International has won a $43 million task order to provide modeling and simulation and sensor development for the U.S. Army’s Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate.

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First SI steps up as bidder on $50B EIS contract

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It looks like the General Services Administration is going to get their wish of having at least one non-telecom player on its $50 billion replacement of the Networx contract.

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OG Systems acquires ISR solutions firm

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OG Systems has acquired Urban Robotics in a move that boosts OGS’ intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities.

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Hillary Clinton's emails: What she can tell us right now

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Last night, Hillary Clinton tweeted that she wants the public to see the emails she used a secret account (the wor

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Department of Commerce Announces The Commerce Data Advisory Council (CDAC)

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By Bob Gourley

In a 4 March blog post the Department of Commerce announced the formation of a new Data Advisory Council (CDAC), a group charged with guiding the department in revolutionizing their ap

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Great Global Brand Seeks Mission Focused CISO: Please help with networking

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By Bob Gourley

One of America's most recognized brands, a firm that touches people around the globe, is conducting a confidential search for a CISO.

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How good are your subcontractors?

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We've launched phase two of our research into the prime-subcontractor relationship, and we need your input. Take the survey and make your views known.

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Seeing the World Through the Eyes of a Robot

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By Katie Kennedy

Individuals who are bedridden or cannot leave their homes, can now travel the world with Beam, owned by Suitable Technologies.

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OFPP’s Anne Rung to Issue Guidance on Future Acquisition Rating System

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The Office of Federal Procurement Policy will implement a new rating system for contracting officers, program managers and vendors that asks respondents to answer 15 questions and review the ac

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CSC to support littoral combat ship program under $8.3M contract

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Computer Sciences Corp. has won a $8.3 million contract to support the Navy's littoral combat ship program.

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Sick Leave Bill for Disabled Vets Advances

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Senate committee passes legislation that gives wounded warriors hired as feds access to their full year’s sick leave immediately.

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Nine win spots on $99M software development contract

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Nine companies have won spots on a $99 million contract to provide software development, test and evaluation, maintenance, integration, training, and fielding of Strike Planning and Execution Systems.

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L-3 wins $54.5M contract to provide engineering, technical support

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L-3 National Security Solutions has won a $54.5 million contract to support the Navy.

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Buried in the Budget: Ways to Rev Up Performance

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What agencies need to measure what works and change what doesn't.

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Does the Focus on Snowden Undermine Surveillance Reform Discussions?

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Exaggerated headlines and narratives overshadow the importance of the Snowden leaks in understanding U.S. government surveillance.

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Pandora’s box model

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This post is part of my personal notes about the benefits currently specified in Shadow DOM, but contentious

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GSA Plans New Rule for GWAC ‘Prices Paid’ Data Reports

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The General Services Administration has proposed a new rule that will require government contractors to submit data on prices paid by agencies for products or services acquired through GSA’s

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Play of the Day: The DEA Warns Against Stoner Bunnies

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Late night shows highlight a federal warning against unintended consequences of Utah's forays into medical marijuana.

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Riding São Paulo's New 24-Hour Bus into the Sunrise

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For São Paulo Brazil, which is the largest city in the southern hemisphere, making sure that its residents have access to fully reliable transportation options at all hours of the day is a particular

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Ashton Carter, Martin Dempsey: Pentagon Needs Budget Increase, Internal Reform

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The House Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee has listened to testimony from Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen.

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Via Twitter, Clinton Says She Wants Emails Released

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Under fire from Democrats, former State Department chief changes course.

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Van Hollen Says He Will Run for Mikulski's Senate Seat

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The House member is the first to throw his hat in the ring for the seat representing many federal employees.

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Fallout from Clinton’s Private Emails: How Secure are Agency Email Systems?

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Official government email accounts are no locked fortresses, and some shirk key federal security regulations.

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Another Snow Day for Washington Feds

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OPM announces DC-area federal office closures as region braces for another storm.

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USDA Chief Unveils Campaign to Combat Childhood Hunger

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Tom Vilsack details new grant programs to feed the poorest children and improve school performance.

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CBO: US Could Default on Debt After September

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The Congressional Budget Office estimates the U.S.

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GSA Begins Procurement Phase for $50B Comms Infrastructure Services; Mary Davie Comments

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The General Services Administration has started seeking proposals from industry for the development of a $50 billion communications infrastructure in a move to modernize enterprise services for fed

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New Orleans Nonprofit Incubates and Connects Local Farmers and Growers

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New Orleans Food and Farm Network has been sponsoring growing projects and providing technical and financial support to local agriculture.

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Designing for technological context

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Editor’s note: This is an excerpt by Matt Nish-Lapidus from our recent book

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This Student-Designed Pallet House Can Survive Hurricanes

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Used shipping pallets represent the biggest source of waste wood. Many people have used them to make funky, distressed furniture projects.

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In Ferguson, Racial Bias Makes Police Officers Worse Than Machines

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African-Americans bear a “disproportionate burden” of citations and arrests that can’t be explained by differences in crime rates among races, according to a Justice Department report released W

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Four short links: 5 March 2015

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  1. The Web's Grain (Frank Chimero) -- What would happen if we stopped treating the web like a blank canvas to paint on,
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Architect and Developer Partner to Build Affordable Prefab Housing in Sweden

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In this month’s issue of Monocle magazine they profile an interesting prefabricated and affordable housing project in Knivsta, Sweden. The way it was built is quite simple.

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Tired of shutdown battles? This bill would end them for good.

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Tired of fretting about government shutdowns? Budget lapses would be a thing of the past under a new proposal from a House Democrat who wants to put an end to them for good. Rep.

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Reimagining Our Streets as Places: From Transit Routes to Community Roots

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Streets are our most fundamental shared public spaces, but they are also one of the most contested.

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Nextgov: Michael Johnson Joins Energy Department as CIO

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Michael Johnson, formerly assistant director for intelligence programs at the Office of Science and Technology Policy, has been selected as the Energy Department’s new chief information officer, Ne

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John Conger to be Nominated DoD Deputy Comptroller

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John Conger, assistant deputy defense undersecretary for installations and environment, will be nominated by President Barack Obama to the deputy comptroller role at the Defense Department.

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Gugulethu Seven Memorial: In Memory of Anti-Apartheid Activists

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In terms of symbols of memorialization, the Gugulethu Seven monument is a haunting one.

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Older Americans Act Limps Along at 50, Stressing Local and State Agencies

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There’s little to celebrate on the golden anniversary of the law that helps people age at home.

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IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) 2015 Speakers: A 17-18 March gathering of community-minded business and technology leade

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By Bob Gourley

To register for the 2015 IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) see: http://www.security-innovation.org/ITSEF_2015-Agenda.htm The speakers lined up for this event are absolutely incr

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Meet With Cognitio’s Bob Flores in Silicon Valley 16, 17, 18 March in SINET Events

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By Bob Gourley

For all our West Coast readers, please take advantage of an opportunity to interact with my long term friend, associate and co-founder of Cognitio, Bob Flores, during security innovati

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Why Are We Still Calling Postal Workers 'Mailmen'?

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It's an outdated way to refer to letter carriers, of whom more than a third are women.

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How CI removes the pain

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I've given a continuous delivery workshop a few times with Thoug

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Maryland Legislation Would Encourage Release of GIS Data

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Maryland is considering new policy that would make state GIS data more accessible to the general public.

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Control your Hyundai from your Smartwatch

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By Katie Kennedy

Editor's note: Do you remember the movie Jurassic Park? Remember how you thought it might be a bad idea to put people on an island full of man eating dinosaurs?

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House Committee Prods Energy Department to Use More Supercomputers

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The House Committee on Science, Space and Technology approved a bill that would require the Energy Department to invest in supercomputing research.

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Some Smartphone Apps Have to Be Cleared by the FDA

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Apps with a medical purpose need some approval

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