Tags Civic Tech

Transit Tech Lab pilots solutions for NYC's transit woes

by • 3 weeks 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 • 1 month 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 • 2 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 • 3 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 • 3 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 • 5 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 • 7 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.

Code for America asks public for ideas that transform government

by • 8 months ago

Accepted proposal writers will present their ideas at the nonprofit's annual Summit event in May.

'Govhacks' survey points to crucial role for technology in government

by • 9 months ago

A 'Govhacks' survey from Accenture revealed the need for technology in government innovation.