United States Postal Service (USPS)

Postal Service regulator fires chief data officer following arrest in San Diego


Russell Rappel-Schmid was arrested Monday on felony charges.

USPS appoints director of cyber engineering


Michael Billingsley had already been filling the role in an acting capacity since April 5.

Former DHS official convicted of stealing government data, software to create commercial version


The Office of Inspector General's IT Division acting branch chief helped set up off-site servers so developers in India could access them remotely.

Postal inspectors’ digital intelligence team sometimes acted outside of legal authorities, report says


USPS's internet analytics team occasionally used open-source intelligence tools beyond postal inspectors' law enforcement authorities, according to a watchdog.

How USDS and USPS made COVIDtests.gov work; State of competition within the DIB


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, USPS CIO Pritha Mehra and USDS Product Manager and COVID lead Natalie Kates explain how COVIDtests.gov was successfully built and what it means for future government programs. Dcode Founder and CEO Meagan Metzger gives her takeaway on the state of competition within the DIB.

Postal Regulatory Commission appoints first chief data officer


Russell Rappel-Schmid joins the watchdog after serving as chief data officer for the state of Alaska.