Mastercard launches urban-development insights tool for cities
A tool first piloted in Dublin to anticipate how events might affect local economy is now available to an international network of more than 40 cities.
Cities need collaboration to deliver more inclusive services, CIOs say
A handful of city leaders are trying to make services more inclusive and equitable by working together and learning from each other.
Mastercard's city-innovation program anticipates expansive second year
Headed by former New York City CTO Miguel Gamiño, "CityPossible" has its sights set on further global expansion, now that "people know why we're here."
Former New York City technology chief Miguel Gamiño joins Mastercard
Gamiño will be the multinational financial services corporation's new head of city partnerships.
NYC technology chief Miguel Gamiño parts from public service
He says his next venture will bring ideas of civic technology, human-centered design, and culture to cities around the world.
Three 5G wireless firms compete to bring service to NYC's Governors Island
The companies have been names as contestants in a moonshot program led by the city's technology and innovation teams.
NYC wants a way to sniff out net neutrality violators
The city's technology office is asking industry for help holding internet service providers accountable to principles of equal access and content neutrality.
NYC fills smart city advisory council with leaders from Ford, Google, Microsoft and others
Twenty-two leaders from private technology companies and community groups will advise on smart city projects spanning from "drones to blockchain."
Universal broadband: New York City announces search for partners
The local government plans to bring high-speed internet to every home and business in the city by 2025.