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D.C. appoints chief data officer as interim CTO replacement
Barney Krucoff will act as the city's lead technology, replacing outgoing Chief Technology Officer Archana Vemulapalli.
D.C. releases draft data policy with new security safeguards, key open data changes
With a new chief data officer on board, the nation's capital has pivoted from circulating a policy covering just open data to all the city's data practices.
D.C. convenes series of 'demo days' to accelerate smart city experimentation
The city's IT department hosted its second gathering of tech vendors to understand what technologies they might pilot to make the District run more efficiently.
D.C. nonprofit joins in national push to get governments thinking about digital inclusion
As part of the first “National Digital Inclusion Day,” the internet accessibility advocates at Byte Back were among those using social media to raise awareness about the issue.
D.C. council confirms Mayor Muriel Bowser's choice for CTO
Archana Vemulapalli received confirmation from lawmakers after serving in the role for the last three months.
New D.C. CTO details move to public sector, district's open data future
Archana Vemulapalli is new to the public sector, but is already looking to re-shape technology efforts in the nation's capital.
D.C. mayor names new CTO, unveils open data policy
Mayor Muriel Bowser is planning some sweeping changes to the city's IT efforts, starting with a new open data push.
D.C. builds GIS buzz with social media challenge
The city's Office of the Chief Technology Officer used a series of Facebook and Twitter riddles to get people thinking about D.C.'s GIS tools.
D.C. revs up remodeled mobile technology lab
In some areas of the nation's capital, only 65 percent of homes have broadband connections. The renovated bookmobile aims to improve residents’ access to the Internet.