FILE - In this May 6, 2020, photo, United States Postal Service carrier Henrietta Dixon gets into her truck to deliver mail in Philadelphia.  Officials from six states and the District of Columbia are in court Thursday, Sept. 24,  to ask a federal judge to halt alleged slowdowns at the U.S. Postal Service that they say threaten the upcoming presidential election(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

USPS weathering the storm through 2020 election

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Postal Service reports an uptick in mail volume a few weeks ahead of Election Day, but on-time delivery is also on the rise.

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Creation of federal supply chain council means tougher standards for contractors

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Rise of 5G drives intelligence community to refine cyber threat information sharing practices

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FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, a person with a smartphone enters the Federal Communications Commission building in Washington. Tech companies and nearly two dozen U.S. states clashed with the government in federal court Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, over the repeal of net neutrality, a set of Obama-era rules aimed at preventing big internet providers from discriminating against certain technology and services. The action rolling back the neutrality rules

Investigation finds interagency group lacked authority to oversee Chinese telecom companies

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Jason Miller, Federal News NetworkTom Howder, Tom Temin, GSA

GSA@70: 32-year GSA telecom veteran marvels at the progress through the years

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New smartphones? Lots of reasons not to bother

Smartphones and other “cool” gadgets may have killed off what came before them, but now they are starting to show their age.

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Terry Hsiao

Insights from one of texting’s innovators

Terry Hsiao, serial entrepreneur of companies like Hook Mobile and co-developer on projects like the one that helped unify the global texting platform,…

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Labor pulls back telecommunications RFP, to rethink strategy after protest

GAO dismissed Granite’s bid protest of the Labor Department’s solicitation under the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract after the agency said it would take corrective action.

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