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Assessing the Obama Administration’s Tech Legacy

Since President Barack Obama was elected eight years ago, a great deal about technology has changed inside and outside the federal government.

What to Know About "The Cyber" From the First Presidential Debate

The presidential nominees agree that the nation’s cybersecurity will be a priority for the winner of the November election. And that’s where the agreement ends.

House Oversight Committee Votes to Hold Clinton Techie in Contempt

The Hillary Clinton e-mail saga continues.

House Passes Modernizing Government Technology Act

One week after Rep Will Hurd (R-TX) introduced new IT legislation to the House of Representatives, designed to thrust government into 21st-century technologies, the Modernizing Government Technology Act passed on a voice vote.

Unleashing Digital Talent in the next administration

[Commentary] The adage “good help is hard to find” is especially true for Information Technology (IT) talent in the federal government.

Report: Government Mobility Spending Lags Behind Private Sector

Government agencies spend less of their total budget on making operations mobile than commercial groups do, according to new research from IDC.

Who's In Charge of Regulating the Internet of Things?

So, who governs the Internet of things?

How to Delight Customers Through Public-Private Partnerships

[Commentary] A key function of government is to address citizen constituent needs. Fulfilling those needs requires implementing innovative and cost-effective services through the public sector’s digital transformation.

It's Official: MEGABYTE Act Signed Into Law

Agency chief information officers will need to get a better handle on their software license inventories and prepare to show savings to the Office of Management and Budget under a new law.

Environmental Protection Agency Tests Future of Public Comments

Collecting public comment on federal rules might get a little easier. An Environmental Protection Agency pilot lets citizens comment on specific paragraphs of proposed rules instead of submitting them via e-mail or in a separate text box.