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Cities and their residents need 'honest conversation' on cybersecurity

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Residents lacking technical knowledge need help understanding the new threats they face online, said panelists at a smart-city conference in Barcelona.

CIO-as-broker model more secure, cost-effective, says Indiana CIO

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Most state chief information officers are headed toward a new mode of operating, and for good reason, according to Indiana CIO Dewand Neely.

Texas moves 'beyond IoT' in new state technology strategy

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Texas' technology plan for the next five years represents a maturation in data management and digital services, officials told StateScoop.

Singapore announces national AI strategy, office

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As the world's leading smart city, Singapore says it will take a “human-centric” approach to artificial intelligence centering on social and economic benefits.

Louisiana government hit with ransomware attack

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Officials said the attack, which involved the Ryuk malware, did not result in any data loss.

Virginia builds new model for quantifying cybersecurity risk

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Where previously estimations and anecdotes sufficed, a new mathematical model will place precise dollar amounts on the IT security risks the state faces.

Kentucky's new governor to 'rein in' CIO's salary

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Andy Beshear, who was elected Nov. 5, plans to reduce the controversial $375,000 salary Gov. Matt Bevin gave to his CIO, Chuck Grindle.

‘30 percent’ of Illinois state IT workforce eligible to retire

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State CIO Ron Guerrier says it’s a problem seen in many states, and one that’s prompted him to explore new recruitment methods.

Waterfront Toronto won't sell user data, new planning document says

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Google sibling Sidewalk Labs has provided more detail on data storage and collection and technology integration for its Quayside neighborhood project in Toronto.