Bill would create cybersecurity grant program for state and local governments
The bipartisan bill, sponsored by Sens. Mark Warner and Cory Gardner, is similar to one introduced two years ago but failed to advance.
More than 300 applicants pitch smart city ideas in Mayors Challenge
The competition is expected to catalyze smart city projects around the country, concluding with a million grand prize.
6 reasons Trump’s infrastructure plan falls short
Commentary: A policy and research manager from public transit planning platform Remix says the major initiative has major problems, including needlessly pitting transportation projects against other priorities like broadband, energy, veterans hospitals and water systems.
USDOT report shows cities strive for transit that is autonomous, connected, unified
One year after launch of its Smart Cities Challenge, the U.S. Department of Transportation reflects on transit challenges faced by cities today and how new technologies can help solve them.
San Francisco awarded $11M for transit innovation
The U.S. Department of Transportation's latest investments will fund driverless shuttles, ride sharing and smart traffic management.
White House eyes new frontiers with $300M in cross-sector tech investments
The investments include money to improve traffic congestion with technology, encourage small satellite development and use, and drive forward precision medicine.