mobile apps

  • VA, DoD release mobile app to help PTSD patients

    New mobile application helps military personnel and veterans undergoing post-traumatic stress disorder treatment to relieve stress and work through traumatic memories.

  • Blogger finds security hole in Facebook mobile apps

    A British blogger has found a security hole in Facebook’s mobile apps for Android and iPhone, which can be used to steal personal information.

  • Mobile devices and security

    Charles De Sanno from the Department of Veterans Affairs and Booz Allen Hamilton’s Ilene Yarnoff will talk about mobile apps and mobile security issues in the federal workplace. April 6, 2012

  • Secure app store, more mobile devices coming to DoD

    The Defense Department says it’s fast-tracking the construction of an infrastructure that will support future mobile devices in the military. A network that can securely support Apple and Android devices should be fully up and running by next year, while a secure app store will be online within a couple months.

  • Federal mobility push means changes to culture, technology

    Lee Holcomb, a senior vice president at Lockheed Martin and this year’s industry chair of the Executive Leadership Conference, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the federal mobility push — the theme of this year’s conference, which kicks off this weekend.

  • Mobile apps hit federal agencies

    Agencies are offering mobile applications to the public.

  • How to effectively use mobile devices

    The increased use of mobile technology is causing federal IT professionals to look at all options in managing these new devices. What should be the policy for your agency? Karim Toubba, vice president at Juniper, discusses these issues. April 5,2011

  • DoD ready to Go Mobile on iPhone, Android

    The Pentagon wants servicemen and women to use their own smartphones to develop apps and access the military’s networks. Senior officials as early as next month will approve the technical standards for devices that run the Apple and Google operating systems.

  • GSA, OMB seek new boundaries for Web analytics

    There’s a push to expand the use of tools designed to give federal Web managers a better idea of just who is using agency websites. The goal is to improve the Web experience for citizens.

  • Army advances mobile technology efforts

    The Army Knowledge Online portal is one of the apps that is currently in use and evolving. Gary Winkler, head of the Army’s Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems, talked about it with the DorobekINSIDER.