The healthcare industry should give serious consideration to a ubiquitous, public, open approach to health information exchange based entirely on web standards.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 10/24/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Putting fault aside, facts of the case align with a common pattern where the use of EHRs contributes to medical errors. What should this unusual case teach us about EHRs and routine?By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/23/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Helsinki Think Company, a new initiative that offers meeting space for entrepreneurial-minded students, proves that nurturing tech startups is not a virtual exercise.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
US Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) says we must still address questions about accountability and transparency to ensure an open, secure, stable Internet.By Mark Warner US Senator, 10/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Creator of cloud apps for government buys Government Outreach, known for citizen relationship management tools.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/15/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
When used to benefit the individual, "choice architecture" helps citizens make better choices. It means thinking hard about software defaults.By Julie M. Anderson Managing Director, Civitas Group, 10/15/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Automakers should consider adding real-time intrusion detection and response capabilities, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/13/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Twitter claims the government is restricting its free speech by limiting what it can disclose about requests for customer data.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/9/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The US risks being left behind as other countries invest in ubiquitous computing. Here's a seven-point framework to bolster the US's support of IoT technologies.By Scott Amyx Founder & CEO, Amyx+McKinsey, 10/9/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A tight but effective IT budget creates opportunities for new investments in digital government, say government IT leaders at Gartner Symposium.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/8/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At Gartner Symposium, MIT's Erik Brynjolfsson praises tech advancements such as self-driving cars, but says the real challenge is to make the digital economy translate into wider prosperity.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/6/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT pros often conflate "busy" with "effective." No one cares if you worked 60 hours last week -- they care what you accomplished.By Robert Hewes PhD, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group, 10/6/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.