LocalSmart county winners focus on transformative services
The winners of the GoldenGov: County Executive of the Year LocalSmart Awards say they emphasized efficiency in their tech leadership.
Digital services can restore trust in government, NYC official says
New York City CTO John Paul Farmer said that as public trust in government has plummeted, agencies like his can play a key role in bridging the gap.
Data-science collaboration in LA earns global smart-city award
Los Angeles was the only U.S. city to be recognized this year, honored for its work with colleges and universities promoting data-driven decision making.
Mastercard launches urban-development insights tool for cities
A tool first piloted in Dublin to anticipate how events might affect local economy is now available to an international network of more than 40 cities.
Cities need collaboration to deliver more inclusive services, CIOs say
A handful of city leaders are trying to make services more inclusive and equitable by working together and learning from each other.
Cities and their residents need 'honest conversation' on cybersecurity
Residents lacking technical knowledge need help understanding the new threats they face online, said panelists at a smart-city conference in Barcelona.