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New Jersey's Twitter account is unabashedly New Jersey

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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

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“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'

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.