Pulse

Pulse

  • park in Plano Texas

    Wi-Fi comes to Plano parks

    A public-private partnership expands the city’s free Wi-Fi to city parks and recreational centers.

  • GPO moves collections to cloud

    GPO pushes three public catalogs to the cloud

    Migration follows the Government Publishing Office's recent move to cloud-based email.

  • Call for security science papers

    Call for security science papers

    The National Security Agency is taking nominations for its Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition.

  • DHS taps GovReady to help small businesses with C&A

    DHS taps GovReady to help small businesses with C&A

    DHS’s Science and Technology Directorate is investing $1.1 million to help firms with the certification and accreditation process.

  • New Facebook emojis could support counterterrorism

    New Facebook emojis could support counterterrorism

    The new sentiment reactions on Facebook could provide law enforcement with information on radicalization and terrorism networks forming on social media.

  • Boston seeks chief data officer

    Boston seeks chief data officer

    The CDO will lead Boston’s Citywide Analytics Team and advance data-driven government operations.

  • SPAWAR looks to advance GPS system software

    SPAWAR looks to advance GPS system software

    The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command is considering a follow-on contract to sustain the system software used by the Global Positioning System-based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Services.

  • MTA to host transit hackathon

    MTA to host transit hackathon

    New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority is enlisting techies to crunch ridership and route data to improve bus transit on Staten Island.

  • Gigabit Internet comes to KC public housing

    Gigabit Internet comes to KC public housing

    The Kansas City Housing Authority is working with Google to bring free gigabit Internet to over 1,300 families in the metro area.

  • Dashboard shows bed availability for substance abuse treatment

    With information collected from state-certified treatment providers, the Bed Availability Dashboard lets users search for openings by location, age and gender.

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  • Millions of formerly secret CIA documents available online (Photo by ShutterStock)

    Millions of formerly secret CIA documents available online