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New York CTO publishes AI strategy guide

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

Four foundations for enabling modern applications

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As government agencies shift to internet-based applications, the need for modernized networks has never been more essential, says IT architecture expert.

Las Vegas will build a 'digital twin' to reduce carbon emissions

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Software company Cityzenith will construct a virtual model of Downtown Las Vegas to help the city reduce building emissions and noise pollution.

Missouri governor accuses newspaper of "hacking" state website

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A St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter notified a state agency that it was exposing sensitive personal data. Gov. Mike Parson wants the paper investigated.

Colorado county clerk blocked from overseeing elections after promoting conspiracy theories

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A judge stripped Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters was of her election-supervision duties for sharing sensitive information with conspiracy theorists.

Government has a new guide to reduce SNAP 'churn'

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A new guide walks state and local government agencies through creating a text-based system to help eligible families get recertified for nutritional assistance.

Time to ‘get back to transformational stuff,’ says Rhode Island CIO

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The pandemic forced state government to respond to urgent needs, but now there's room for longer-term planning, says Rhode Island CIO Bijay Kumar.

Tech advisor John Evans on the benefits of cloud-as-a-service versus traditional cloud

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WWT’s chief technology advisor says agencies with requirements for low latency networking or data locality can look to CaaS to help better unify data and make real-time decisions.

FCC announces second wave of emergency connectivity funding

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The FCC says it's Emergency Connectivity Fund has now supported expanded internet access at nearly 6,000 schools and libraries.