Latest Nextgov Stories

2010-12-20 09:29:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Government Executive Media Group today announced the promotion of Katherine McIntire Peters to Executive Editor of Nextgov, a role in which she will lead the editorial strategy and operations for the federal technology web site and its related products. Peters joined Government Executive Media Group in 1995 and during most of her tenure has served as a senior correspondent covering Defense Department management issues and federal agencies' use and...

2010-02-09 09:45:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Government Executive Media Group today announced the launch of the Nextgov Awards, a new program designed to recognize federal professionals who have created innovative programs, policies or management practices that rely on technology to move government forward. "When Nextgov launched in March 2008, we stated the goal of helping federal managers bring information technology out of the IT shop and into the government 'board room,' where it can inform...

2009-06-29 08:20:00

"The Feed" Pulls All Official Federal Tweets on to One Page WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nextgov.com's publisher, Government Executive Media Group, announced today that the web site has launched a new Web 2.0 tool which aggregates official Twitter feeds from federal government agencies. Dubbed "The Feed," Nextgov's Twitter page pulls together the official Twitter feeds from dozens of federal agencies, allowing readers to monitor government activities in real time by visiting a...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'