Nevada lawmakers approve four blockchain bills
New legislation is hoped to encourage innovative uses of the record-keeping technology by the public and inside government itself.
NGA selects six states for election cybersecurity policy academy
Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, Nevada and Virginia will spend the next six months studying election security to come up with plans ahead of the 2020 election.
Nevada lawmaker proposes controversial 'textalyzer' bill
The bill would allow police officers to use a device to determine whether a driver was using a mobile phone at the time of a collision.
Blockchain investor wants to build a conceptual city in the middle of the Nevada desert
Jeffrey Berns bought 67,000 acres of land to build an experimental city in which every facet of life incorporates distributed ledger technology.
Helping governors stay ahead of the innovation curve
Commentary: Brian Sandoval, governor of Nevada and 2017-18 chair of the National Governors Association, urges governors to keep pace with rapidly changing energy and transportation technologies.
NGA invites five states to smart communities learning lab
Leaders from Colorado, Nevada, New Jersey, North Dakota and Virginia will head to Chicago in October to compare notes on statewide connected technology programs.
Nevada names Michael Dietrich as CIO, shakes up organization
Dietrich, who comes from the private sector, will also serve as the state's deputy director of administration.
Nevada CIO Shanna Rahming resigns
The state's lead technologist is moving on after nearly three years of work on cybersecurity, system modernization and promoting collaboration across agencies.
After alleged 'bait and switch,' Nevada DMV cancels $78 million IT contract
An auditor's report shows that when the vendor didn't live up to its end of the contract, the state didn't follow the proper protocols, causing further delays.