The Department of Science and Technology and the University of the Philippines announced yesterday that they will be leveraging the world-renowned IBM Blue Gene supercomputer to support key priority R&D projects focused on reducing poverty.
The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational ...
In a bid to make information generated and stored by the Federal Government more open and accessible, the White House unveiled a new Executive Order and Open Data Policy which declared information as a “valuable national asset” that should be made easily accessible to the public.
FutureGov spoke to Maura O’Neill, Chief Information Officer and Senior Counselor at USAID, about the role of mobile technology in the agency’s work.
The University of SouthHampton, one of the leading research universities in the UK, announced the establishment of an Open Source Geospatial Laboratory which aims to support the growing demand for the development of open source geospatial software technologies, trainings and expertise across various industries.
Mark Bohannon, Vice President for Corporate Affairs & Global Public Policy at Red Hat gives his take on how governments are now actively becoming participants in the open source community, as opposed to simply being purchasers of IT solutions.
The city of Calgary in Alberta, Canada, launched a new mobile app to connect citizens with city services.
Starting 10 June 2013, Steven Leonard will be taking the helm as the executive Deputy Chairman of the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore together with Jacqueline Poh, the newly appointed Managing Director.
Department of Veterans Affairs, US will replace its 50 year old legacy Human Resources application with a new system under the software-as-a-service model.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Microsoft Corporation unveiled the finalists of the “Apps for Asia” Redesigning Development Programme during ADB’s 46th Annual Meeting in India on 4 May 2013.
Mental Health Week in Canada began with the launch of a mobile application designed to help veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder manage their symptoms.
The National Transport Commission launched recently a pilot trial of its project which aims to monitor the driving capabilities of inter-provincial buses by using Global Positioning System (GPS).
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