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FOX 13 Utah
Want to launch a nuclear missile? You’ll need thesenuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
Want to launch a nuclear missile? You’ll need these
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 9 minutes ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
The U.S. Still Uses Floppy Disks To Run Its Nuclear Programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. Still Uses Floppy Disks To Run Its Nuclear Program
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 20 minutes ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
The U.S. is Still Using Floppy Disks to Run Its Nuclear Programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is Still Using Floppy Disks to Run Its Nuclear Program
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted an hour ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted an hour ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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ABC News
US Spent 75% of IT Budget on Aging Computer Systemssystem that was developed literally in the 1950s or maybe the 1960s," said US R
US Spent 75% of IT Budget on Aging Computer Systems
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
system that was developed literally in the 1950s or maybe the 1960s," said US Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. David Powner, a GAO information technology expert, told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee today at a hearing that billions... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
The US Is Still Using Floppy Disks to Run Its Nuclear Programa nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. According to a new report by the
The US Is Still Using Floppy Disks to Run Its Nuclear Program
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 2 hours ago
a nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. According to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” (Credit: GAO) That’s... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear program
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear program
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
America's Nuclear Operations Run On Floppy Disksto 75 percent of the federal government's budget for information technology tha
America's Nuclear Operations Run On Floppy Disks
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 hours ago
to 75 percent of the federal government's budget for information technology that year. And if you think that's a lot, the GAO notes the president's budget request for 2017 plans to spend $2 billion more than that on maintaining obsolete... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear program
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
U.S. using floppy disks to run nuclear program
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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KIVI Boise
America's Nuclear Operations Run On Floppy Disksto 75 percent of the federal government's budget for information technology tha
America's Nuclear Operations Run On Floppy Disks
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 hours ago
to 75 percent of the federal government's budget for information technology that year. And if you think that's a lot, the GAO notes the president's budget request for 2017 plans to spend $2 billion more than that on maintaining obsolete... Read more
3h
FOX 6 Milwaukee
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programAccording to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), t
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 hours ago
According to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Want to launch a nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s... Read more
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PhysOrg
New glue instantly hardens with electric currentDr Terry Steele (right) and his student Gao Feng have developed a glue that har
New glue instantly hardens with electric current
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
Dr Terry Steele (right) and his student Gao Feng have developed a glue that hardens in response to a small electric current. Credit: Nanyang Technological University Researchers at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore believe the adhesive... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks, warns watchdogacross the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise
US nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks, warns watchdog
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
across the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise remains ongoing." According to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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Market Watch
What’s controlling U.S. nukes? 8-inch floppy disksnuclear bombers, and tanker support aircrafts,” said a summary of the IT system
What’s controlling U.S. nukes? 8-inch floppy disks
Market Watch / Posted 6 hours ago
nuclear bombers, and tanker support aircrafts,” said a summary of the IT system used by the Defense Department, in the GAO report published Wednesday. “It runs on an IBM Series/1 Computer — a 1970s computing system — and uses 8-inch floppy... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 7 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 7 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 8 hours ago
nuclear missile? You’ll need a floppy disk. That’s according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require “eight-inch floppy disks.” Such... Read more
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The Financial Express
US nuke force still using floppy disksacross the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise
US nuke force still using floppy disks
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
across the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise remains ongoing.” According to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
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FOX News
Government spending billions to keep antique computer systems runningon modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Offic
Government spending billions to keep antique computer systems running
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
on modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Office. "Clearly, there are billions wasted," GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
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11h
Daily Telegraph
America's nuclear defences rely on floppy discs and 1970s computers, according to auditThe GAO said the federal government was spending a lot more on "operations and
America's nuclear defences rely on floppy discs and 1970s computers, according to audit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
The GAO said the federal government was spending a lot more on "operations and maintenance" of its computer systems than it is on "development, modernisation and enhancement." Last year, for instance, the government spent $61.2 billion (£42 bn) on... Read more
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11h
examiner.com
NASA installs cameras on future space telescopeto be 100 times more sensitive than the Hubble Space Telescope it will replace.
NASA installs cameras on future space telescope
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
to be 100 times more sensitive than the Hubble Space Telescope it will replace. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has warned that NASA must overcome many technical hurdles to keep the program on track. The telescope “is one of NASA's... Read more
11h
Business Standard India
US nuke force still use floppy disks to coordinate some functionsacross the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise
US nuke force still use floppy disks to coordinate some functions
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
across the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise remains ongoing." According to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks ‹ Japan Todayacross the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise
U.S. nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 hours ago
across the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise remains ongoing.” According to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
141 related stories
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear programnuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report b
The U.S. is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 hours ago
nuclear missile? You'll need a floppy disk. That's according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which found that the Pentagon was still using 1970s-era computing systems that require "eight-inch floppy disks." Such... Read more
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SKY News
US Nukes And Missiles Controlled By Floppy Disksfrom a 40-year-old computer which still uses floppy disks, a report has reveale
US Nukes And Missiles Controlled By Floppy Disks
SKY News / Posted 12 hours ago
from a 40-year-old computer which still uses floppy disks, a report has revealed. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) says the machine sends and receives emergency action messages for US nuclear forces, and stores data on 8-inch floppy... Read more
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Mashable
Ancient floppy disks are still used in U.S. nuclear computer systemtechnically advanced part of the government. The revelation, surfaced on Wedne
Ancient floppy disks are still used in U.S. nuclear computer system
Mashable / Posted 13 hours ago
technically advanced part of the government. The revelation, surfaced on Wednesday in a report from CNBC, is included in a GAO research document titled "Federal Agencies Need to Address Aging Legacy Systems." In it, the document states: Federal... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Report: US spending 75% of billion-dollar IT budget on aging computer systemsas well as floppy disks that are being used for vital programs, from Social Sec
Report: US spending 75% of billion-dollar IT budget on aging computer systems
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 13 hours ago
as well as floppy disks that are being used for vital programs, from Social Security to nuclear weapons, according to the GAO. David Powner, a GAO information technology expert, told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee today at a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks warns watchdogfunctions of the United States' nuclear forces" runs on an IBM Series/1 compute
US nuclear force still using 1970s floppy disks warns watchdog
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
functions of the United States' nuclear forces" runs on an IBM Series/1 computer and uses 8-inch floppy disks, a GAO report notes The report by the Government Accountability Office points to a number of worryingly outdated "legacy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US nuke force still using floppy disks — reportFord was in the White House. The military did not immediately respond to a req
US nuke force still using floppy disks — report
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 hours ago
Ford was in the White House. The military did not immediately respond to a request for comment, but according to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
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ABC News
US Spending 75% of Billion-Dollar IT Budget on Aging Computer Systemssystem that was developed literally in the 1950s or maybe the 1960s," said US R
US Spending 75% of Billion-Dollar IT Budget on Aging Computer Systems
ABC News / Posted 14 hours ago
system that was developed literally in the 1950s or maybe the 1960s," said US Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. David Powner, a GAO information technology expert, told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee today at a hearing that billions... Read more
141 related stories
14h
Boston Globe
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systemson modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Offic
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systems
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
on modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Office. ‘‘Clearly, there are billions wasted,’’ GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Federal agencies spend billions on upkeep of archaic technologyin 2017 than in 2010, according to the Government Accountability Office. “Clea
Federal agencies spend billions on upkeep of archaic technology
TribLIVE / Posted 15 hours ago
in 2017 than in 2010, according to the Government Accountability Office. “Clearly, there are billions wasted,” GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systemson modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Offic
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systems
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
on modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Office. "Clearly, there are billions wasted," GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
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Rappler
US nuke force still using 1970s-era floppy disks – reportacross the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise
US nuke force still using 1970s-era floppy disks – report
Rappler / Posted 15 hours ago
across the entire Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) enterprise remains ongoing." According to the GAO report, the Pentagon is planning to fully replace the system by the end of 2020. The GAO said the federal government is... Read more
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Computer World Australia
US government agencies are still using Windows 3.1, floppy disks and 1970s computerswith only about 25 percent going toward procuring new systems, said Dave Powner
US government agencies are still using Windows 3.1, floppy disks and 1970s computers
Computer World Australia / Posted 16 hours ago
with only about 25 percent going toward procuring new systems, said Dave Powner, director of IT management issues at the GAO. The GAO told lawmakers that the Department of Veterans Affairs' payroll system and its benefits delivery network is... Read more
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KERA North Texas
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Whythan the rest of the manufacturing industry. But injuries in the meat industry
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Why
KERA North Texas / Posted 16 hours ago
than the rest of the manufacturing industry. But injuries in the meat industry are also likely to be underreported. The GAO found several situations that may keep reported numbers from packing plants lower than reality. Here are some... Read more
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The Hill
Senate to look at email privacy billof the Defense Department was still using them for a system that coordinates th
Senate to look at email privacy bill
The Hill / Posted 17 hours ago
of the Defense Department was still using them for a system that coordinates the operation of U.S. nuclear forces. The GAO report focused more broadly on the billions of dollars the government spends each year to maintain outdated... Read more
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KCEN-TV
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear force operationsand Control System" is one of 10 of the oldest information technology investmen
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear force operations
KCEN-TV / Posted 18 hours ago
and Control System" is one of 10 of the oldest information technology investments or systems detailed in the sobering GAO report, which calls for a number of federal agencies "to address aging legacy systems." The report shows that creaky IT... Read more
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The Register
US nuke guidance system runs on 1970s PC with 8‑inch floppiesA US Government Accounting Office (GAO) report has highlighted the parlous stat
US nuke guidance system runs on 1970s PC with 8‑inch floppies
The Register / Posted 18 hours ago
A US Government Accounting Office (GAO) report has highlighted the parlous state of the US government's IT infrastructure. As an example, the computer used to coordinate US nuclear forces is an IBM Series/1, using 8‑inch floppy disks capable of... Read more
19h
KPBS San Diego
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Whythan the rest of the manufacturing industry. But injuries in the meat industry
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Why
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
than the rest of the manufacturing industry. But injuries in the meat industry are also likely to be underreported. The GAO found several situations that may keep reported numbers from packing plants lower than reality. Here are some... Read more
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The Columbian
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systemson modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Offic
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systems
The Columbian / Posted 19 hours ago
on modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Office. “Clearly, there are billions wasted,” GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
141 related stories
20h
CNBC
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear operationsand Control System" is one of 10 of the oldest information technology investmen
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear operations
CNBC / Posted 20 hours ago
and Control System" is one of 10 of the oldest information technology investments or systems detailed in the sobering GAO report, which calls for a number of federal agencies "to address aging legacy systems." The report shows that creaky IT... Read more
20h
Sky News Australia
Rogerson denies lying to jury: lawyerRoger Rogerson lied to witnesses after Sydney student Jamie Gao was killed, but
Rogerson denies lying to jury: lawyer
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 hours ago
Roger Rogerson lied to witnesses after Sydney student Jamie Gao was killed, but has never lied to the jury, his lawyer has claimed in closing submissions for the former policeman's almost four-month murder trial. Rogerson and former colleague Glen... Read more
20h
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systemson modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Offic
Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systems
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 hours ago
on modernization in 2017 than in 2010, said the Government Accountability Office. "Clearly, there are billions wasted," GAO information technology expert David Powner told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a... Read more
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