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.
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.
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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
"To 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