Shows & Panels
- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Future of Government Data Centers
- The Future of IT: How CIOs Can Enable the Service-Oriented Enterprise
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Modern Mission Critical Series
- Moving to the Cloud. What's the best approach for me
- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- The New Generation of Database
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Value of Health IT
- Air Traffic Management Transformation Report
- Cloud First Report
- General Dynamics IT Enterprise Center
- Gov Cloud Minute
- Government in Technology Series
- Homeland Security Cybersecurity Market Report
- National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
- Technology Insights
- The Cyber Security Report
- The Next Generation Cyber Security Experts
Shows & Panels
Modest gains...Growing optimism in small business...Dakotas, Montana oil
Tuesday - 4/30/2013, 7:00pm EDT
NEW YORK (AP) -- The stock market overcame a morning slide to finish modestly higher again today. IBM and other tech stocks led the S&P 500 to another record close. It edged up nearly four points to 1,597.57, an increase of 0.2 percent. The Dow rose 21 to close just below 14,840. The Nasdaq rose nearly 22 points to 3,329.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Two surveys out today find small business owners are getting more optimistic about their companies. In the Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index, owners see their companies' finances are improving. A separate survey by the Kauffman Foundation and LegalZoom finds that 84 percent of entrepreneurs expressing confidence about their companies' profitability in the next year.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Government data show that 7.4 billion barrels of oil could be recovered from two massive shale formations spanning parts of the Dakotas and Montana. That's nearly double the amount previously estimated for the region. The new number from the U.S. Geological Survey includes more than 3 billion barrels of oil believed held in the Three Forks formation.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A White House official says President Barack Obama plans to name a former cable and wireless industry lobbyist to head the Federal Communications Commission. Tom Wheeler is former head of the Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association and the National Cable Television Association. Since 2005, he has been a venture capitalist at Core Capital Partners. His nomination would need to be confirmed by the Senate.
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Poker devotees can now skip the smoky casino and legally gamble their dollars away on the couch, at least in the state of Nevada. A Las Vegas-based social gambling company is launching the first legal, real-money poker website in the United States. The site, run by Ultimate Gaming, will accept wagers only from players in Nevada for now. It's one of three states that have legalized some form of online wagering within their borders, along with New Jersey and Delaware.
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