December 15, 2014

Albuquerque gets Bloomberg ‘innovation team’ grant -- Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque is among 14 cities — ranging from Long Beach, Calif., to Jerusalem — that are getting up to $3 million from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s foundation to create “innovation teams” to jump-start new approaches to poverty, public safety, job growth and other issues, the foundation announced Monday. -- 12/15/2014

 

GPO Releases The Official Digital & Print Versions Of The Senate CIA Report -- GPO News Release

The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) makes available the official and authentic digital and print versions of the Report of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program, together with a forward by Chairman Feinstein and Additional and Minority Views (Senate Report 113-288).

This document comprises the declassified Executive Summary and Findings and Conclusions, including declassified additional and minority views. The full classified report will be maintained by the Committee and has been provided to the Executive Branch for dissemination to all relevant agencies.

The digital version is available on GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys); the print version is available for purchase at GPO's retail and online bookstore for $29. -- 12/15/2014

 

Launching Disasters.Data.Gov to Empower First Responders and Survivors with Innovative Tools and Data -- The White House Blog

Strengthening our Nation’s resilience to disasters is a shared responsibility, with all community members contributing their unique skills and perspectives. Whether you’re a data steward who can unlock information and foster a culture of open data, an innovator who can help address disaster preparedness challenges, or a volunteer ready to join the “Innovation for Disasters” movement, we are excited for you to visit the new disasters.data.gov site, launching today.

First previewed at the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative Demo Day, disasters.data.gov is designed to be a public resource to foster collaboration and the continual improvement of disaster-related open data, free tools, and new ways to empower first responders, survivors, and government officials with the information needed in the wake of a disaster. -- 12/15/2014