Web 2.0

  • New Technology Takes On Voting Problems

    Almost everyone is gearing up to vote tomorrow. During every election, though, we hear about problems in certain areas. One group of techies is trying to tap into a Web 2.0 solution. They’ve created a…

  • Social Networking and the Federal Government

    Social networking and Web 2.0 — everybody is trying to figure out how to use it effectively — including federal agencies. The usa.gov team is actually surveying users to see what they think. Bev Godwin…

  • Scared of Section 508?

    Section 508. Not everyone’s a fan, but it’s important. Federal Web site editors and content managers are facing a new challenge, though. They have to make sure that Web 2.0 tools are Section 508 compliant…

  • Keeping the Promise of Web 2.0

    Making Second Life accessible to the disabled and other challenges of merging Web 2.0 with the mandates of Section 508.

  • Behold, the Power of Tweet

    Maybe you’ve heard of Twitter – maybe you haven’t – but it’s becoming an important tool in the world of 21st century business. So how about government? Laura Fitton is with Pistachio Consulting, a company…

  • OMB names four new shared service providers

    Four agencies to provide IT security certification and accreditation services

  • OMB names four new shared service providers

    Four agencies to provide IT security certification and accreditation services

  • Transition-Web 2.0

    The incoming Obama administration will need some help to translate their enthusiasm for Web 2.0 tools to the government. And fortunately for them, the Federal Web Manager’s council delivered such advice. A new White Paper…

  • Adopting Social Media Tools

    Employees WILL use Web 2.0 tools and you can either support it or watch it happen despite you. That’s how Linda Cureton sees the change that is taking over many agencies. The NASA Goddard chief…

  • White House Website

    We’ve been watching the new White House Web site — whitehouse.gov — and we’ve talked about how they are using blogs and video on the site. And we’ve also talked about how some government rules…