Bill de Blasio

New York to serve broadband to 1.6 million people in next three years, de Blasio says

by • 8 months ago

New York City plans to invest $157 million into universal broadband by building publicly owned infrastructure and incentivizing ISPs to expand coverage.

No ransom demand in cyber incident at NYC law department, officials say

by • 1 year ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city has "not seen information compromised or a ransom demand," but added that the situation is "evolving."

New York City published a strategy to keep its IoT fair

by • 1 year ago

A new guide published by New York City Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer aims to serve the city's communities equally and fairly.

NYC asks companies to expand broadband across the city

by • 1 year ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the city wants telecommunications companies to use city assets, like street poles, to expand broadband access.

Remote work marked 'culmination' of NYC Cyber Command's cloud initiatives, agency heads said

by • 2 years ago

Keeping the city government running even when no one's in the office has been a vindication, leaders of New York City's cybersecurity agency said.

NYC commits $157 million to expanding broadband infrastructure

by • 2 years ago

The city more than doubled its previous financial commitment to closing the digital divide as it attempts to bring internet access to 600,000 poorly connected New Yorkers.

De Blasio orders NYPD to release more body camera footage

by • 2 years ago

Footage from all incidents in which an officer uses deadly or serious force will be made available to the public, the mayor's office said.

New York City unveils 'Internet Master Plan' for universal broadband access

by • 2 years ago

Through tight coordination across city bureaucracy and an open invitation to private industry to build, the city is pinning high hopes on a new comprehensive plan to connect every resident to the internet.

New York Police Department IT chief named citywide CIO

by • 3 years ago

Jessica Tisch, the NYPD's deputy commissioner for information technology, will take over IT administration for the nation's largest city government.