'Autonomous Illinois' promises economic benefit, public goods
The initiative for connected and autonomous vehicles comes from an executive order signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Technology to play pivotal role in new 'transformation' plan pitched by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson
If approved by the legislature, 42 departments would become 15, and the technology office would join a new body coordinating ongoing transformation.
In 2018, 44 states hold computer science education policies, new study finds
New research from Code.org shows that policymakers have placed strong and growing support behind computer science education in recent years.
California readies new security requirements for 'internet of things' devices
A bill raising security standards for all internet-connected devices sold in the state is awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's signature, but some experts say it still has flimsy language.
Oklahoma convenes autonomous vehicle task force to inform future legislation
The task force comprised of state, local and industry professionals will support the growth of new transportation technologies on the I-40 corridor.
On landmark autonomous vehicle bill, dozens of safety advocates urge Congress not to rush forward
Seventy stakeholders have signed a letter addressed to the U.S. Senate advocating for a more careful debate before passage of the AV START Act.
NASCIO president asks House subcommittee for help harmonizing federal regulations
Oklahoma CIO James "Bo" Reese told lawmakers some progress is being made where state information technology is concerned, but that new laws are needed to simplify a complex regulatory environment.
Illinois makes its statewide technology agency a permanent part of government
After creating the Department of Innovation and Technology by executive order in 2016, Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a bill codifying its place in the state government.