John Paul Farmer

Former NYC CTO joins wireless broadband company 

by • 4 months ago

On the Priorities Podcast, Former NYC CTO John Paul Farmer reflects on his time with the city and looks ahead to his new role with WeLink. Karen Evans offers tips on ransomware protection.

New York City highlights 2021 technology achievements

by • 6 months ago

Advances in digital services, universal broadband, emerging technologies and inclusive innovation topped a new report.

New York City CTO John Paul Farmer announces exit

by • 6 months ago

Mayor-elect Eric Adams has said that NYPD CIO Matt Fraser will succeed Farmer, who was appointed by Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2019.

Crypto-affiliated platform to store copies of New York City open data

by • 7 months ago

NYC plans to store some of its open data on the Filecoin Network, a peer-to-peer network that issues digital coins to its participants.

New York CTO publishes AI strategy guide

by • 9 months ago

The 116-page document attempts to create a plan for how city agencies can better embrace the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

New York City launches fintech challenge for underbanked residents

by • 11 months ago

The city's latest "Moonshot" challenge seeks to assist some 1 million unbanked or underbanked New York City residents.

New York awards city employees for innovation work

by • 12 months ago

The inaugural round of NYC[x] awards recognized several data projects undertaken by city agencies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

New York City, T-Mobile donate 1,000 smartphones to domestic-violence survivors

by • 1 year ago

The company said it's also offering discounted service plans as part of the city's agenda to support the independence of those affected by domestic violence.

New York City published a strategy to keep its IoT fair

by • 1 year ago

A new guide published by New York City Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer aims to serve the city's communities equally and fairly.