Tech News Roundup February 8

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem:  Technology Ticker Dow futures slip triple-digits as growth fears grip markets – CNBC Nextgov: OPM Eyes Added Security Requirements for Contractors Handling Fed Personnel Records – ExecutiveGov STAR EnviroTech Wins Federal Patent Appeal From Competitor Redline Detection – Business Wire […]

Fed Tech Roundup October 8

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem ( and  Fed Tech Ticker Mike Olson Strata + Hadoop World 2015 Opening Keynote Federal officials say MOX project no longer affordable – Greenville News Can feds share America’s ‘invisible infrastructure’? – Congress vets DHS cyber reorg plans – Cobert: Customer-facing […]

FedTechTicker: A New News Aggregation Engine For Federal Technology News

We previously pointed out our technology focused RSS aggregation engine the Top Tech Ticker, which helps give you more signal than noise from the countless sources of information on technology news. With this post we provide more context on the federal technology news version of this capability, the Fed Tech Ticker. is based in […]

Using Social Media Effectively: Gaining Visibility In a Crowded Marketplace

Social media is a big part of most people’s lives, and has steadily increased in importance to businesses as well.  There are two main uses for professional social media use: to inform others through engaging with them, and to learn from others.  This will be the first of a two-part series on effectively using social […]

The Synergy Forum is 30 April: Here is how to engage from a distance

There really is nothing like getting 350 great, mission-focused brains in a room to work collaboratively on big ideas, and that is exactly what we are doing at the 30 April Synergy Forum. Some things just can’t be done from a afar. With that as a disclaimer, there are things you can do to track the […]

About WayIn: A Social Media Intelligence Company

This post is part of our series providing background and context on sponsors of Cognitio’s 30 April Synergy Forum. We are very pleased to help bring WayIn into the DC tech ecosystem by introducing them at our Synergy Forum. This social intelligence company integrates content into new experiences for consumers and also provides enterprises with […]