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The Military Is Creating a ‘Gig Eagle’ App to Uber-ize Its Workforce

Submitted by Arts & Sciences Web Team on May 20, 2021 - 2:15pm

The Defense Innovation Unit, an organization within the U.S. Department of Defense focused on adopting commercial technology, is building an Uber-like app called “Gig Eagle” to match part-time service members possessing private sector experience with program managers. Margaret O'Mara, professor of history at the UW, is quoted.

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