NYC's latest moonshot challenge targets cybersecurity for small businesses
The city discovered in a recent survey that small business owners are aware of cyber threats but are largely unequipped to address them.
Philadelphia awards 7 government innovation grants
Pilot projects across the city will use new funding to address a wide range of challenges, from pollution to public safety.
Startup in Residence expands to 31 cities and states for 2019
The nonprofit says it's on track to hit 100 communities within the next five years.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy revives science and technology commission, adds innovation to the name
The economic development body was created in 1985, but was defunded by Gov. Chris Christie in 2010.
Agency leaders see identity, access tools essential to IT security, but lag on implementation
Sponsored Content: State and local government officials in a new survey foresee identity and access management tools addressing a multitude of IT issues, but fewer than one-third have the tools in place.
Seattle's 'Innovation Advisory Council' to commit corporate technology to homelessness, transportation issues
Officials from companies including Amazon, Zillow, Microsoft, Expedia and Tableau say they will share their technology to help solve local issues.
North Dakota hires state's first 'chief reinvention officer'
In support of Gov. Doug Burgum's stated mission to "reinvent government," the technology office has hired a former Amazon user experience manager to fill the role.
How agencies are reducing travel and expense errors with automated tools
Sponsored Content: Modernized expense reporting tools are helping organizations cut down on errors by up to 60 percent, improving financial transparency and employee productivity.
Philadelphia tests 3 new digital tools to replace paper processes
Officials say early testing is proving successful. One tool could save the city more than 100,000 hours of labor annually.