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How the NYPD is using machine learning to spot crime patterns

by • 2 days ago

The department has revealed "Patternizr," a tool used the past two year years to spot crime patterns nearly invisible to the human eye.

Virginia Tech data program boosts local agencies short on analytical resources

by • 2 months ago

The university's "urban computing" program is putting municipal data on crime, transit and education in the hands of enterprising graduate students.

Government CIOs focusing more on analytics — those who aren't will 'fall behind'

by • 2 months ago

New survey data from research firm Gartner shows that AI and machine learning are also ranked among the top technologies set to transform organizations.

Machine learning is helping this North Carolina county keep up on property assessments

by • 7 months ago

Wake County is now required to do assessments in half the time, but new software is helping the revenue department not fall behind — and even improve the accuracy of its valuations.

Except Utah, state governments are way behind in AI use

by • 11 months ago

New research shows that state government is one of the slowest adopters of what Gartner calls “the most disruptive class of technologies” going today.

Under new CEO, Premise brings crowdsourced research to government

by • 1 year ago

The company pays users for taking photos, walking certain routes, or answering questions that help government fill knowledge gaps.

Automation tools are enabling Washington D.C. to publish its laws much faster

by • 1 year ago

A process that once took months can now be completed by a single person in just one week.

Seattle flags machine learning as integral piece of data program in 2018

by • 1 year ago

Following an open data hackathon that included engineers from Facebook and Amazon, Seattle city government is exploring for ways to expand its experimental foray into machine learning.

Soon, machine learning will make it easier to submit 311 requests in Boston

by • 1 year ago

With help from the public, the city is now training its algorithm and hopes to go live with a new, smarter service request system by the end of the year.

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