Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Tajha Chappellet-Lanier is a technology reporter at FedScoop. She previously worked for Technical.ly DC, NPR and USA Today. If she had a superpower it'd be navigating foreign metro systems.

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For help creating fake veterans, VA turns to Challenge.gov

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 days ago

Software developers at the department need "synthetic" patient data to use when testing new software.

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John Owens’ advice to other agency CIOs: learn to live within government constraints and embrace failure

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 days ago

"Any CIO who tells you that they don't have a failed project is probably not challenging themselves."

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Library of Congress doubles down on digital with the launch of ‘labs’ site

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

Labs is "a new online space that will host a changing selection of experiments."

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Watchdog issues glowing assessment of NASA’s drone-related research

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 days ago

The agency is delivering great research, but needs to get better at keeping track of its own UAS.

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OPEN Government Data Act sees a clear path through Congress as part of NDAA

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

The bill sets the "presumption" that government data should be presented as open and machine-readable data.

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CIO Council to host massive federal IT hiring event

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

The government wants you (and you and probably you) for IT positions.