Thursday, May 23, 2013Why Washington's lead on open data is worth following Earlier this month President Obama issued an executive order on open data that IT managers in government should pay attention to
Thursday, November 29, 2012Agencies act on online counterfeit sales American and European agencies this week seized 132 domain names that were allegedly selling counterfeit DVDs, clothes and jewelry
Monday, October 08, 2012Don’t worry if U.S. ahead in spectrum: Analyst The American telecom regulator is about to release more spectrum to wireless carriers there. Meanwhile the Canadian industry waits for our digital strategy. Are we behind?
Wednesday, August 29, 2012Supercomputers help New Orleans cope IT WORLD CANADA CURATED: Storm models didn't help much seven years ago when Hurricane Katrina devastated the city, but more powerful servers today may make a difference
Wednesday, August 29, 2012U.S. Air Force wants cyberwar help IT WORLD CANADA CURATED: The search by governments for cyberwar tools used to be done quietly. However, recently it has come from under the covers
Wednesday, August 08, 2012U.S. agency wants rethink on cellphone radiation ITWORLD CANADA CURATED: The General Accountability Office says regulator should consider that other countries have tougher exposure laws than the U.S.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012U.S. sues hotel chain over data breaches Federal Trade Commission argues international hotel operator poor security led to millions of dollars in fraud and customer information losses
Thursday, June 21, 2012Flame was intelligence-gathering tool for Stuxnet US officials seem to be queuing up to claim responsibility for a cyberweapon, suggesting that the administration is complementing software war with a psychological component
Wednesday, June 13, 2012US lawmakers object to India's local IT preference policy The policy, approved by Indian lawmakers in February, could damage trade relations between the countries, 21 members of the U.S. House of Representatives wrote
Tuesday, May 29, 2012Ex-U.S. CIO warns governments to deliver better “The hard thing to do is be obsessed with the customer experience," Vivek Kundra tells an ITAC meeting in Toronto
Wednesday, April 25, 2012Congress to vote on cyberthreat bill House of Representatives to vote Friday on bill requiring U.S. Internet service providers to give information to government agencies
Wednesday, January 04, 2012U.S. lawmakers push for Huawei investigation Members of Congress want to know if gear sold by Chinese network equipment maker will allow authorities in Iran to restrict free speech