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How contests can help agencies do more with less

Incentives, contests, and challenges are being used by the federal government to help solve a multitude of problems. Robynn Sturm, Assistant to the Deputy Director in the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy, discusses why this method is so successful.
February 1, 2011

Tags: Robynn Sturm , OSTP , technology , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 02/01/2011, 04:29am EST
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OMB wants to bring expert help to agencies

The White House and the Office of Science and Technology Policy issued an RFI on how to develop a new platform called Expert-net to solicit ideas for solving mission-critical problems.

Tags: technology , management , Aneesh Chopra , Shelley Metzenbaum , OMB , GSA , OSTP , Web 2.0 , crowd sourcing , Jason Miller

Monday - 12/20/2010, 05:50pm EST

FCC challenges cloud computing possibilities

The FCC started a contest for ideas on how cloud computing can help people with disabilities.

Tags: Federal Drive , cloud computing , technology , FCC , Pam Gregory , accessibility , contest , disabilities , Suzanne Kubota

Monday - 11/01/2010, 01:42pm EDT
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Feds prepare for explosion in mobile devices, apps

Agencies are testing an assortment of smartphones and tablet computers to improve how their workforces meet their missions. But there still are questions about the security of these devices.

Tags: technology , telework , cybersecurity , mobile , ACT/IAC , DHS , ICE , Jerry Rhoads , DOJ , ATF , Rick Holgate , GSA , Sonny Bhagowalia , Apple , iPad , Research in Motion , BlackBerry , Samsung , Android , Google , tablet computing , mobile apps , mobile computing , Max Cacas

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 07:20am EDT
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Pentagon uses challenges to fuel solutions

Agencies are turning to innovation challenges as a way to solve problems and get people from outside the government involved in coming up with solutions. The White House launched Challenge.gov Tuesday and 15 agencies already are using the platform to hold contests. DoD has four challenges on the platform looking at a variety of issues.

Tags: technology , Gov 2.0 , Gov 2.0 summit , DoD , Tammi Griffith , Army , virtual worlds , Second Life , Bev Godwin , GSA , DARPA , challenges , Max Cacas

Thursday - 09/09/2010, 07:08am EDT
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