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Data-science collaboration in LA earns global smart-city award
Los Angeles was the only U.S. city to be recognized this year, honored for its work with colleges and universities promoting data-driven decision making.
Cities and their residents need 'honest conversation' on cybersecurity
Residents lacking technical knowledge need help understanding the new threats they face online, said panelists at a smart-city conference in Barcelona.
‘Way too many people’ are driving alone in Los Angeles, metro CIO says
LA Metro's Joshua Schank says his office's top priority is to encourage other modes of transit besides driving solo.
Los Angeles announces blockchain pitch competition
"Block Tank LA" will feature four entrepreneurs competing for more than $50,000 and a chance to pilot their ideas with the city.
LA Cyber Lab launches threat platform, mobile app for local businesses
They can't catch zero-day exploits yet, officials say, but the new capabilities should give small and midsize businesses a leg up on cyberthreats.
LA controller debuts data-driven youth development strategy
His plan would use wellness and achievement data to better understand the risks that Los Angeles youth face on a day-to-day basis.
Los Angeles city controller updates online property map to boost housing, economy
Los Angeles isn't making the most of its nearly 14,000 government-owned properties. City Controller Ron Galperin wants to do something about it.
'Smart city' initiatives are creating a flood of new data
As municipal devices tuck away trillions of terabytes of data, smart-city experts say they don't have the workforce or infrastructure to parse the information.
LA mayor wants $80 million to refresh police department's 'backwards' technology
Many of the department's workstations are more than seven years old and can reportedly take as long as 20 minutes to boot up.