NASA’s new supercomputing application and Gov 2.0

I ran across an article on Information Week via HPCWire about NASA’s new supercomputing application. The application, which will be unveiled later today, is powered by the world’s sixth most powerful computer (according to the Top 500 ranking in 2009) and will be called the NASA Earth Exchange (NEX for short). This application will allow […]

Digitizing the tax process

Today is Tax Day and T. Lau at asks an interesting question about our tax process: As last minute filers rush to the post office, or as is more likely with this crowd, log online to file electronically, you are probably wondering why, in 2010, the IRS isn’t a more tech-savvy enterprise. Why can’t […]