Life Saving Information Online
year, 21,400 people die and over 29 million are injured in incidents
related to such consumer products as unsafe toys and inflammable
clothing. Protect yourself and your family by checking out the website
of the Consumer Product Safety Commission. CPSC posts safety information
each day. And you--whether you're a manufacturer, doctor, or average
citizen--can report deaths, injuries, and potentially hazardous
products right on this site.
selected MCI WorldCom and Sprint to provide long-distance telephone,
data, and video telecommunications services to federal government
agencies worldwide. But here's the other story: This multi-billion
dollar procurement was conducted from start to finish without paper.
of the Bug
GSA's Federal Technology Service will help your
agency fight the bug of the century, a.k.a. Y2K.
Computer Week Says: Visiting Naval Observatory Page Is Time Well
synchronize your watch to 'official' U.S. time, visit the home page
of the Time Service Department at the U.S. Naval Observatory in
Washington, D.C., said Federal Computer Week's Bob Brewin. "The
utilitarian home page offers the current time, but click through
to the pages within, and you will enter a World Wide Web site that
delights with facts about the inexorable ticking of the clocks that
too often rule people's lives."
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1, No. 26, April 19, 1999
1, No. 25, April 12, 1999
1, No. 24, April 5, 1999
1, No. 23, March 29, 1999
1, No. 22, March 22, 1999