Tags Civic Tech

Bike lane object-detection tech one of three winners in DCx challenge

by • 6 days ago

Three winners of a Washington D.C. startup competition will split $20,000 for their public-safety-driven technologies.

In Sacramento, civic technology guides progress

by • 2 months ago

The city's chief innovation officer says civic tech undergirds a vast array of economic development and strategic initiatives in the state capital.

Transit Tech Lab pilots solutions for NYC's transit woes

by • 3 months ago

For transit systems with shaky performance and unclear futures, the city is turning to small tech companies for a leg up.

Underserved communities triaged in CivStart accelerator's first cohort

by • 3 months ago

Ten startups will enter a 24-month program to develop solutions aimed at improving quality of life, public safety and public health for underserved communities.

D.C.'s latest app challenge takes on public safety

by • 4 months ago

Months after a similar competition targeting transportation and environment, the city now looks for tools to support its police, fire and health departments.

Mini-backed startup incubator takes on energy, food waste in sixth cohort

by • 4 months ago

Urban-X's sixth cohort will feature seven companies that will also address design, road safety and emergency response.

Startup in Residence announces 43 projects in 2019 cohort

by • 4 months ago

Tech startups partnered with 22 local governments to create new digital tools, revamp frail processes and unite stakeholders.

Community IoT network launches in Charlottesville, Va.

by • 7 months ago

Early partnerships with educational institutions and community groups will make this a project everyone can use and build together, organizers say.

D.C. developers present futuristic traffic, environmental apps for civic challenge

by • 9 months ago

As part of the capital's GigabitxDC Challenge, semifinalists showcased mobile innovations that found new uses for the next generation of wireless technology.