social media

  • How NASA’s Curiosity rover got 1.1M Twitter followers

    The Mars rover Curiosity is breaking barriers both in space and the Twittersphere. Curiosity now has more than 1.1 million followers on the social media site. A NASA social media manager shares best practices for maintaining a Twitter account.

  • How to win government contracts

    Lisa Dezzutti and Monica Parham from Market Connections talk about what contractors can do to raise their profiles in the federal market. August 27, 2012

  • In Depth interviews – August 17

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • GSA opens public portal to governmentwide social media registry

    The General Services Administration wants to collect all government social media accounts in one single database so the public can trust they are engaging with an official government site. GSA hopes the registry will also provide a better picture of how federal agencies are using social media.

  • Social Media Survey

    Federal News Radio wants to know how often you use Facebook and Twitter. Help us out by taking our survey.

  • State’s Swart reflects on 23 years in federal IT

    Susan Swart left the State Department for the International Monetary Fund CIO. She reflects on her successes and the change in federal technology.

  • Spies give way to ‘sexy’ social media

    The developing field of using social media to gather information can provide benefits to the intelligence community, but it also involves challenges. The changing environment of open source intelligence requires agencies and companies plan their approaches carefully.

  • All things Web 2.0

    Jaime Gracia, Guy Timberlake, and Evan Weisel, join host Mark Amtower to disucss everything you need to know about social media. July 23, 2012(Encore presentation August 13, 2012)

  • Virtual worlds

    National Defense University’s Dr. Paulette Robinson will talk about the upcoming “Inspire the Future” conference in Washington D.C. May 11, 2012

  • On the show today – April 10

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.