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A Steady Stream of Kundra

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, March 12 2009

Just a heads up that our new national CIO Vivek Kundra has the stage at FOSE right this very moment. He's saying interesting stuff, and if you happen not to be in the Washington Convention Center this morning, following ... Read More

CIO Kundra: e-Gov Admin by Any Other Name?

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, March 11 2009

ArsTechnica's Julian Sanchez asks the tough question on everyone's minds. Well, if it's not, it's clear in retrospect that it should have been. Yes, Vivek Kundra is visionary, revolutionary, and an open-government ... Read More

"Data.gov is Coming: Let's Help Build It."

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, March 9 2009

Over in the Open Government Google Group (which you might want to consider joining) Alexis Madrigal admits that the Wired story on open government he's been working on wasn't working: "The actual mode of journalism ... Read More

Kundra Lays Out "Holistic View" for Government IT

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, March 6 2009

In geek quarters, Vivek Kundra's appointment to the new post of Chief Information Officer/e-Government Administrator of the United States is sparking hosannas and cries of joyful anticipation such as you've never heard ... Read More

Data.Gov

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, March 5 2009

The New York Times' Brian Knowlton's got a good recap of a conference call with new U.S. Read More

Report: Kundra to Be Named to Muscular U.S. CIO Post

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, March 5 2009

Washington Post tech reporter Kim Hart, whose piece on Vivek Kundra is probably the defining profile of the former DC CTO, has brought us the latest: Kundra will be appointed by President Obama to the newly-created ... Read More

Where Are All the President's Technologists?

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, March 4 2009

To the suprise of, um, exactly no one, Julius Genachowski was nominated today by President Obama to head the Federal Communications Commission. Read More

TIGR's Moment in the Sunlight: Noveck, Kundra, Mclaughlin Explain How Obama Transition is Using Tech to Innovate

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, January 19 2009

Must viewing for all techPresident and Personal Democracy Forum readers: With just hours to go before the Obama transition finishes and the new government is born, the Technology Innovation and Government Reform group ... Read More