Pulse

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  • NGA posts open gamification software to GitHub

    NGA posts open gamification software to GitHub

    The open source gamification software tracks game elements (badges, points, tags) for work pages or apps and provides a framework for providing awards/points to users or teams.

  • National Weather Service

    NWS powers up faster, more detailed weather forecasts

    The National Weather Service recently activated a system that quickly harnesses weather data from multiple sources, integrates the information and provides a detailed picture of the current weather.

  • PTO shopping for tech to automate acquisition systems

    The Patent and Trademark Office is looking for information on products that would help the agency automate its enterprisewide acquisition systems and processes.

  • BYOD of choice for Congress

    BYOD of choice for Congress

    Congress's phone choices are not exactly 'representative' of the nation as a whole, according to a recent survey.

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  • NIST funds research center on cybersecurity tools

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology awarded a contract to operate a Federally Funded Research and Development Center dedicated to securing nation's information systems.

  • Not all clouds created equal

    Genomic researchers compared two commercial cloud services, benchmarking their performance and cost.

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