White House Tests LG and Samsung Mobile Devices

The White House is testing mobile devices manufactured by LG and Samsung in order to replace Blackberry mobile devices currently in use, the Wall Street Journal  reported last Thursday. Will ...

BlackBerry Chief John Chen Pays Visit to White House

John Chen, BlackBerry CEO, met with White House representatives to discuss the devices President Barack Obama and his staff use, as well as potential areas for upgrade, Bloomberg reported ...
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Steven VanRoekel: Gov’t Recruits Private Sector Talent for White House Innovation Program

Steven VanRoekel The White House has invited technologists to work on crowdsourcing, veteran digital services and open data projects through an innovation fellows program, Nextgov reported ...

Federal Agencies to Update Open Government Initiatives

The White House has directed federal agencies to introduce fresh initiatives as part of their open government plan updates, Fierce Government reported Monday. Zach Rausnitz writes Todd ...

Chuck Grindstaff: Siemens to Participate in White House Manufacturing Innovation Project

The Obama administration will invest $70 million in a proposed digital manufacturing and design technology hub as part of a public-private initiative. Siemens will supply product lifecycle ...
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Marillyn Hewson on the White House’s Voluntary Cybersecurity Framework

Lockheed Martin CEO and President Marillyn Hewson said the cybersecurity framework the White House put forward this week is designed to help industries protect their systems from cyber ...

US, IAEA Set to Renew Nuclear Cooperation Deal

The U.S. is set to renew its nuclear trade agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency for an additional 40 years, pending congressional approval within the next 90 days. Washington ...
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Norman Bay Obama’s Choice to Chair FERC

Norman Bay, director of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission‘s office, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the body’s next chairman. Bay has led the ...

Report: White House Sets March 4 as FY 2015 Budget Proposal Release Date

The White House is working to release its proposed fiscal year 2015 budget on March 4, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Damian Paletta writes the new budget plan will include ...

Omnibus Bill Heads to White House

The Senate voted 72-26 Thursday to approve a $1.1 trillion “omnibus” spending bill one day after the House passed the bill by a 359-67 vote, The Hill newspaper reported ...

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