Pulse

Pulse

  • Harrisburg PA

    Pennsylvania wades into open data

    The state launched its Socrata-based open data portal with 12 datasets.

  • FedRAMP upgrades its marketplace dashboard

    FedRAMP upgrades its marketplace dashboard

    A user-centric design and search and filtering tools make it easier for agencies to find information about services and providers authorized by the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program.

  • Virginia to host cyber-physical systems summit

    Virginia to host cyber-physical systems summit

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe is hosting a summit to discuss current cybersecurity activities, challenges and opportunities.

  • Boston upgrades emergency notification system

    Boston upgrades emergency notification system

    AlertBoston can now send tailored alerts via phone, text or email in four different languages.

  • Illinois accelerates mobile app delivery

    Illinois accelerates mobile app delivery

    The state is launching new apps to provide residents with easier access to government services and information.

  • Phishing scheme targets tax professionals

    Phishing scheme targets tax professionals

    Fraudulent emails are being sent to tax professionals in an attempt to gain access to sensitive information.

  • USDA helps students get hands-on data science experience

    USDA helps students get hands-on data science experience

    The Open Data Summer Camp helped middle- and high-school students learn how to apply data science to food safety and agricultural issues.

  • Moving DOD tech to responders

    Moving DOD tech to responders

    The Pentagon’s Defense to Response Technology Program is looking for DOD-funded technologies that can be used to enhance public safety and homeland security.

  • Can drones save the black-footed ferret?

    Can drones save the black-footed ferret?

    The Fish and Wildlife Service could soon be using UAS to drop vaccine-coated food pellets to black-footed ferrets in Montana.

  • data to decisions

    GSA recognized for cloud analytics platform

    The General Services Administration’s Data to Decisions platform includes tools for collecting, managing and analyzing data.

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  • Students in a Virginia Tech laboratory test Popcorn Linux -- an operating system that can compile different programming languages into a single format. Credit: Dr. Binoy Ravindran

    Popcorn Linux OS gives processors a common language