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New Jersey's Twitter account is unabashedly New Jersey
Most state governments' official Twitter accounts just share press releases and service advisories. New Jersey's talks about your mom.
Seattle’s new data dashboard highlights city performance
“Performance Seattle” is part of Mayor Jenny Durkan’s call to improve accountability and build “the city of the future.”
How Texas responded to a massive ransomware attack in ‘record time'
It was through years of preparation and policymaking, Texas CIO Todd Kimbriel tells StateScoop.
State CIO priorities align with the future on NASCIO's 2020 list
Cybersecurity is still on top, but new additions and changes indicate technology leaders are becoming more forward-thinking.
Pensacola, Florida, cyberattack is ransomware, officials confirm
Hackers responsible for a November attack against the global facilities services company Allied Universal have claimed responsibility.
Vermont to start using blockchain for cannabis tracking
Since decriminalizing the drug in 2018, state CIO John Quinn says interest in growing licenses has skyrocketed.
New Kentucky governor to nominate logistics executive as state's CIO
Gov.-elect Andy Beshear selected Ruth Day, a vice president at the shipping logistics company Landstar Systems, to replace outgoing CIO Chuck Grindle.
Louisiana CIO shares ransomware's silver lining
Though disruptive, ransomware in Louisiana connected state and education officials and matured the state's cybersecurity posture.
States need better data recovery to forestall ransomware threats
A third of state government officials in a new survey have experienced a ransomware attack; a majority still need help improving data recovery and response capabilities.