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2013-08-08 23:25:55

A recent report on the seven (7) obstacles facing blacks in the federal government details a toxic workplace culture of discrimination, oppression, and retaliation. The analysis of race and opportunity in federal employment report further discloses how the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's failure to enforce civil rights laws destroys the livelihood and well-being of black federal employees. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 The Coalition For Change, Inc. (C4C)...

2013-08-01 16:34:11

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications is calling on the federal government to engage in an informed and constructive dialogue to ensure Canada's wireless sector remains competitive and world leading. Today's current rules give an unfair advantage to huge American players over Canadian incumbents who have invested billions to build Canada's wireless industry. Current spectrum auction rules mean they can purchase twice as much 700 MHz spectrum as the Canadian...

2013-08-01 16:28:33

-- Bell is ready to compete with any wireless carrier on a level playing field -- but 3 loopholes in federal regulations give special benefits designed for wireless startups to major US wireless players like Verizon -- All Canadians will pay to help a giant American carrier - 4x bigger than Canada's wireless sector combined - get benefits denied to Canadian companies -- Ottawa gets nothing in return...

2013-07-17 23:19:56

President Obama's recent Climate Policy has wide reaching implications which has federal entities proactively pursuing cost-effective options to reduce carbon emissions. Many within the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security have recently started making the move from diesel light plants to portable Progress Solar/Wind (TM) Light Towers for mission critical night-time operations that need reliable outdoor lighting. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 The Progress...

DefCon Looking To Keep Feds Out Of Hacker Convention
2013-07-11 12:22:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The feds once attended the DefCon hacker events in Las Vegas to recruit promising young hackers to help shore up national cyber security. Now following the recent news about the NSA and national surveillance, DefCon's founder has publicly asked members of the federal government to stay away from the convention this year. In a post entitled "Feds, we need some time apart" on the DefCon website, founder Jeff Moss, who operates online...

2013-07-10 12:29:41

Communications Technology Integrator NACR, a ConvergeOne Company, Expands Its Federal Government Practice EAGAN, Minn., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Communications technology integration expert NACR (a ConvergeOne company) is pleased to announce that Brian Kiel is joining the company as Director of Federal Markets, effective July 1, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070809/AQTH118LOGO) "We're excited to continue to expand our efforts in the federal space," said...

2013-07-09 23:29:47

In an Ohio University study, it was found that offspring of obese male mice had a higher chance of fathering obese offspring, which is similar to humans and their children. Prescopodene Nutritionals hopes to help other people with this problem through their diet supplements. Washington, USA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 In an article written on the Science Daily website, during the annual meeting of The Endocrine Society in San Francisco, scientists reported their findings of a study that...

2013-07-09 23:19:59

Organizations Working Together to Bring Cloud Technologies to Federal Government and Department of Defense Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 SPARC, which provides software development services for the government and commercial sectors and develops commercial software products, today announced a collaboration with Red Hat, Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, focused on enabling the use of cloud throughout the federal government. Through the collaboration,...

2013-07-09 23:03:19

Would Six Colorado Executives Been Found Innocent of Charges if Feds Had Not Interfered with their Business and They Had Been Allowed to Close Business and Pay Debts, Asks A Just Cause and Friends of Justice Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 A Just Cause announced today that it is seeking a congressional Overcriminalization Task Force hearing in the case of the IRP 6. A Just Cause and Friends of Justice continue to investigate a federal case in Colorado that is currently under...

2013-07-09 16:24:07

PHILADELPHIA, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of the biggest document-shredding companies in America, Iron Mountain Corporation ("Iron Mountain", NYSE "IRM") and Shred-It USA ("Shred-It"), have agreed to pay a total of $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit alleging that they defrauded the government by failing to shred sensitive documents as required by their contracts with the United States government. The settlement follows a multi-year investigation by the United States Department of...