Ryan Johnston


Georgia Tech awards technology grants to four cities to improve services

by Ryan Johnston • 16 hours ago

Four cities around Georgia each received $50,000 in the second year of the research university's Georgia Smart Communities Challenge program.


Tested by Ubers, scooters and seas of data, city officials see opportunity

by Ryan Johnston • 22 hours ago

A mercurial landscape of transportation options is challenging cities in way that urban transportation officials say they can't build their way out of.


Digital service delivery, public safety tools finalists in 'Engaged Cities' awards

by Ryan Johnston • 3 days ago

Ten finalist cities will compete for three shares of a $200,000 cash prize for work with the public that makes a positive difference in their communities.


FCC vastly overrepresents broadband coverage in Pennsylvania, report shows

by Ryan Johnston • 6 days ago

A report published by a state legislative agency uses 11 million speed tests throughout the state to tell a different story than the one told by the FCC.


Cloud migration made flood response quicker, Iowa health official says

by Ryan Johnston • 1 week ago

The Iowa Department of Public Health's move to a cloud platform made it easier to get information to officials responding to disasters like recent flooding.


New York taps NYCx program lead as deputy technology secretary

by Ryan Johnston • 1 week ago

Jeremy Goldberg, who spent two years developing innovation competitions in NYC, is now working inside the state government's technology agency.