Science & Technology Archive

  • GSA uses mission focused business technologies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government operations, ultimately saving taxpayer dollars. This week, I’m at the Dreamforce conference sharing this story of […]

    Dreamforce: Sharing GSA’s Message of Efficiency and Savings

    GSA uses mission focused business technologies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government operations, ultimately saving taxpayer dollars. This week, I’m at the Dreamforce conference sharing this story of […]

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  • Technology allows access to more information for more people than ever before in history.  Sounds like hyperbole, but it is actually true.  You may be reading this on a smartphone, […]

    The Democratization of Knowledge

    Technology allows access to more information for more people than ever before in history.  Sounds like hyperbole, but it is actually true.  You may be reading this on a smartphone, […]

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  • Games are serious business.  And becoming serious for business. Believe it or not, they may help you work better. It’s called “gamification,” and Computerworld recently described it as “the process […]

    “Gamification” and GSA

    Games are serious business.  And becoming serious for business. Believe it or not, they may help you work better. It’s called “gamification,” and Computerworld recently described it as “the process […]

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  • Recently, this news story from Murfreesboro, TN, “County wants to clear up paper jam,” caught my eye,  because it’s about a government office dealing with its records.  It’s a problem […]

    “Green” Records and GSA

    Recently, this news story from Murfreesboro, TN, “County wants to clear up paper jam,” caught my eye,  because it’s about a government office dealing with its records.  It’s a problem […]

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  • I recently attended a presentation on emerging technologies.  One of the more fascinating topics was robotics.  Robotics may prompt different thoughts in different people, from toy robots that entertain children, […]

    Amazing Robotics

    I recently attended a presentation on emerging technologies.  One of the more fascinating topics was robotics.  Robotics may prompt different thoughts in different people, from toy robots that entertain children, […]

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  • While I was stuck in traffic the other day, I recalled a Wall Street Journal article about driverless robocars. I enjoyed the article and even Tweeted it. The article referred […]

    Growing Sophistication of Technology in Cars

    While I was stuck in traffic the other day, I recalled a Wall Street Journal article about driverless robocars. I enjoyed the article and even Tweeted it. The article referred […]

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  • A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a conference in which Ray Kurzweil made a presentation called “The Democratization of Innovation in an Era of Accelerating Technologies.” […]

    Accelerating Technologies

    A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a conference in which Ray Kurzweil made a presentation called “The Democratization of Innovation in an Era of Accelerating Technologies.” […]

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  • Did you see it coming? Some thought they did. Switzerland is now the most competitive economy in the world. According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report just released […]

    Back to Basics: US Competitiveness in 2010

    Did you see it coming? Some thought they did. Switzerland is now the most competitive economy in the world. According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report just released […]

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