North Dakota announces cyber capture-the-flag event for students
To attract more students to careers in cybersecurity, the statewide technology bureau is helping to organize a competition that coincides with the military's esports event.
Sewer robots, drone hives funded in latest Urban-X startup cohort
Each of seven companies developing solutions for urban areas will receive $150,000 and run through a 20-week accelerator program.
Parking on-demand, road safety apps in latest Michigan mobility grants
Four companies received more than $300,000 to fund innovative transportation and parking projects around Michigan.
Five cities team up to uncover economic-development innovations
Local governments in five states will share best practices and new ideas to boost economic development and improve civic engagement.
Now 10 years old, Code for America hopes for government to walk alone
After a decade of challenging conventional wisdom, now-former CEO Jen Pahlka says more calls for change will begin cropping up from within government itself.
Calif. police aren't protecting license plate data well, audit finds
A report from California State Auditor Elaine Howle shows four California law enforcement agencies aren't following their privacy policies, if they have one at all. One researcher told StateScoop the problem is far more widespread.