New Jersey

The TikTok logo is displayed outside a TikTok office on Dec. 20, 2022 in Culver City, California. (Mario Tama / Getty Images)

Not all state TikTok bans are built equally

Nearly half of all states have banned TikTok from government use, only a few have extended those bans to other Chinese-owned tech companies.
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A heroin user holds suboxone near where John Jay College of Criminal Justice students are interviewing heroin users as part of a project to interview Bronx drug users in order to compile data about overdoses on August 8, 2017 in New York City. (Spencer Platt / Getty Images)

Paterson, N.J., promises Suboxone delivery in 90 minutes

A new program in Paterson, New Jersey, hopes to upend the current treatment model by offering Suboxone to drug users fast.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (right) and Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson speak outside the White House after a meeting with President Joe Biden and members of the National Governors Association on Jan. 31. (Win McNamee / Getty Images)

New Jersey Gov. Murphy announces $7 million for gunshot detection tech

Gov. Phil Murphy said the state is investing millions in gunshot-detection systems and community-based programs to reduce gun violence.
A stand host explains a zEnterprise 114 high-performance mainframe at the IBM stand on the first day of the CeBIT 2012 technology trade fair on March 6, 2012 in Hanover, Germany. (Sean Gallup / Getty Images)

New Jersey taps IBM’s mainframe as a service

Technology officials said it didn't make sense to invest in another expensive machine as agencies modernize their applications.