First White House Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra, steps down

First White House Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra, steps down

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He was appointed with a fair bit of fanfare as the United States' first Chief Technology Officer back in May of 2009, but it looks like Aneesh Chopra has decided that it's now time to make room for the nation's second CTO. The White House confirmed today that Chopra is...
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