Advisory panel looks for 'moonshot' in Commerce data
April 24, 2015
The inaugural meeting of the Commerce Data Advisory Council discussed how the Commerce Department can take their troves of data to the next level for the American public.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The news of Osama bin Laden’s death was broadcast to the country on national television – as could be expected - but the feds also harnessed social media and the web to make this major announcement, using a mix of livestream video, Twitter and Facebook to immediately release pertinent information directly to the world.
Here's an overview:
Key federal government announcements: