California firearms dashboard leaked personal information of 200,000 gun owners

by • 5 days ago

A mistake during an upgrade to the state's firearms data dashboard resulted in 200,000 people having their personal information exposed.

California governor promotes CTO Liana Bailey-Crimmins to CIO

by • 4 weeks ago

Liana Bailey-Crimmins will serve as chief information officer and director of the California Department of Technology.

California sheriff to stop sharing license-plate data after settlement

by • 1 month ago

The Marin County Sheriff's Office agreed to comply with a law that limits what data law enforcement shares with federal immigration agencies.

Code for America's 'Safety Net Innovation Lab' names first 4 states

by • 2 months ago

Social-services agencies in California, Colorado, Connecticut and Louisiana are working with the group's new Safety Net Innovation Lab.

California to create new 'Office of Data and Innovation' with agency merger

by • 2 months ago

State data chief Joy Bonaguro said the Office of Data and Innovation "will allow each program to leverage the expertise of each group."

California's education data office says it's ready to make data tools

by • 2 months ago

After 18 months of meetings and legal agreements, California's Office of Cradle-to-Career Data says it's ready to build education data tools.

Not every state IT project needs to cost millions, CIOs say

by • 2 months ago

The CIOs of California and Minnesota said at NASCIO's midyear conference that sometimes small state IT projects have outsized impact.

California's new bot is fighting COVID-19 misinformation on WhatsApp

by • 2 months ago

California health officials are fighting COVID-19 misinformation with a new Spanish-speaking chatbot on the WhatsApp messaging platform.

California releases draft maps, plan for statewide broadband network

by • 2 months ago

California officials released maps and recommendations for construction of a $3.25 billion statewide broadband network.