2

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

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Read more »
Created by nolan 4 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 33 min 3 sec ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Urban Density and Sustainability

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Read more »
Created by nolan 4 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 33 min 4 sec ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Predictive Analytics Aboard the London Underground?

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 8 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 33 min 8 sec ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

How Billboards Fund Public Art in Toronto

http://feedproxy.google.com

Artists in Toronto have long been undervalued.

Read more »
Created by nolan 4 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 2 hours 32 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

The Business of Cities

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Read more »
Created by nolan 4 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 2 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Pentagon Plans to Ax Missile-Interceptor Redesign If Sequestration Returns

http://www.nextgov.com

The automatic cuts are slated for a comeback in 2016.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 4 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

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

http://www.govexec.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 4 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

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

http://www.govexec.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 6 hours 32 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Light rails - worth the investment?

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Content Classification: 

Curated

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 6 hours 32 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

Now Accepting Accelerator Applications

http://www.govloop.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 6 hours 32 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

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

http://feedproxy.google.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

Watch a Congressional Candidate Shoot Down a 'Government Drone'

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

GSA's Dave McClure to Retire

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

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

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

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

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

When Your Hearing Aid Is an iPhone

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

4 Ways the Workplace Has Become More Dangerous

http://www.govexec.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

What is the future of your favorite federal program?

http://feeds.washingtonpost.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

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

http://www.nextgov.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

The Confidence Gap

http://www.govexec.com

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.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

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

http://techpresident.com

On April 13 the Financial Times

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 11 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Obama's Real Job: Fundraiser in Chief

http://www.govexec.com

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

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 10 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Recolation in Australia: Mobility Changes and Trends

http://www.govloop.com

According to the research of the Australian Bureau of Statistics, there is a wide range of possible living agreements reflecting the various range of households. One of the top c

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

DHS Wants to Recycle Its Own Computers

http://www.nextgov.com

Department thinks it can do a better job than GSAXcess.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

Consider the Roles Your Content is Playing Before Determining Its Success

http://steveradick.com

Read more »
Created by nolan 14 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Amazon and Google Are Battling to Dominate the Cloud -- and Amazon May Already Have Won

http://www.nextgov.com

Whatever the endgame, it could take decades to reach. In the meantime, this is a fight that rewards scale.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

Insitu wins $10M Blackjack UAS contract

http://washingtontechnology.com

Insitu Inc. has won a $10.2 million contract to support unmanned aircraft systems operations.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Listen to the ‘largest ever’ phone scam involving IRS impersonators

http://feeds.washingtonpost.com

Treasury officials have warned of a widespread and sophisticated phone scam involving callers who impersonate Internal Revenue Service representatives and demand immediate payments with pre-paid debi

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 22 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 8 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

PDF 2014 | Tumblr Fellowship Application

http://techpresident.com

Personal Democracy Forum 2014 is excited to team up with Tumblr to offer registration fellowships for ten well-qualified, creative social or political technology innovators to attend this year's c

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 11 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Google Acquires Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

http://feedproxy.google.com

By ShannonPerry

Young tech companies certainly do not shy away from innovation or acquisition.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Charismatic Leadership: Be Present and Alert

http://www.govloop.com

The man was looki

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Consider the Roles Your Content is Playing Before Determining Its Success

http://www.govloop.com

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

More Than 15,000 Federal Employees Make at Least $200k

http://www.govexec.com

Top earning employees work at highly specialized agencies.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 12 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Maryland Legislation Creates Council on Open Data

http://feedproxy.google.com

A new law ensures Maryland’s emphasis on transparent government and open data will be a permanent part of state policy decisions for years to come.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

For whom the highways toll

http://feedproxy.google.com

As old funding models become outdated, toll roads offer an equitable, viable revenue source.

read more

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

The Rise and Fall of Iran's “Blogestan”

http://techpresident.com

The robust community of Iranian bloggers—sometimes nicknamed “Blogestan”—has shrunk since its heyday between 2002 – 2010.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 13 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Virginia Hasn't Learned Anything From Last Year's Government Shutdown

http://www.govexec.com

The commonwealth's current budget impasse centers around Medicaid expansion.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

CSG Government Solutions taps new senior consultant

http://washingtontechnology.com

CSG Government Solutions has named Kay Green senior consultant in the company’s Healthcare and Human Services practice.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 32 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

ATF plan to overhaul old criminal info system

http://washingtontechnology.com

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives wants to update its defunct information system built in the 1998.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 32 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

The Power of Positivity

http://www.govloop.com

One of my favorite sitcoms, Ho

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

DoD: Military Faces $66B in FY 2015 Procurement, Research Funding Cuts Under Sequester

http://www.executivegov.com

A new report from the Defense Department says the military would reduce its procurement and research funding by $66 billion in fiscal year 2015 if sequestration cuts remain in place.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 17 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 10 hours 33 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Suss Consulting snags DISA vet to be new executive consultant

http://washingtontechnology.com

Suss Consulting has named Bruce T. Bennett executive consultant.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

Empty nesters to urban nesters: baby boomers follow their children to the city

http://feedproxy.google.com

Michael Smith, president and CEO of Charlotte Center City Partners, writes on how Baby Boomers are following Gen Y workers back into urban areas.

Content Classification: 

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

How Government Data Could Make College Cheaper

http://www.nextgov.com

The Education Department is asking developers how they could use APIs to make college a better value for students.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:
2

With this sewage, I thee wed

http://feedproxy.google.com

When picking the perfect wedding venue, rarely does the local sewage treatment plant come to mind.

Content Classification: 

Curated

Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

A tale of two cities

http://feedproxy.google.com

Obesity rates swing drastically in Washington

Bellingham, Wash., is one of the nation’s leanest communities, and Yakima, Wash., is one of the most obese.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

Ernest Moniz: DOE to Offer $4B for Renewable Energy, Efficient Energy Projects

http://www.executivegov.com

The Energy Department has released a draft solicitation for U.S.-based renewable energy and energy efficiency projects with loan guarantees of up to $4 billion.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 15 hours 35 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Technology   Tags:
2

True mobility trend favors rugged mobile computers — part 1 (with related video)

http://feedproxy.google.com

Handheld founder and CEO Jerker Hellström offers a commentary on the evolution and development of “ruggedish” smartphones that stand up to tough public sector tasks.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Operations   Tags:
2

Why a Sebelius Senate Run Could Help Republicans

http://www.govexec.com

Having the woman who oversaw the rollout of the Affordable Care Act on the ballot could boost GOP fundraising efforts.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 14 hours 34 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

The Electronic-Medical-Records Email of the Day, No. 1

http://www.nextgov.com

'Just as cars are not all the same, Electronic Medical Records vary greatly...'

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 16 hours 33 min ago – Made popular 12 hours 32 min ago
Category: Workforce   Tags:

Recent Jobs

 

Stay Connected at GovLoop

Stay connected at Gov Loop

Weekly Top Stories

Enter your email to receive this week's top stories from GovZine.



Submit Blog

Submit a blog for GovZine to automatically import.

Best karma users

  1. nolan
  2. govloop
  3. jschmitz
  4. greg
  5. pettersmith