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New York's 'Crypto Task Force' seeks to balance economic development with public security
As steward of some of the public's most valuable and sensitive information, the state "can't ignore blockchain," says State Asssemblyman Clyde Vanel.
New York announces online dangers poster competition
The statewide technology office is encouraging students to create compelling imagery that warns others of the privacy and safety risks found online.
State chief data officers have some suggestions for the White House as it revises federal data guidelines
A group of 13 top statewide CDOs wrote in support for the Federal Data Strategy initiatives, but is asking for closer collaboration with state and local government stakeholders.
Equifax agrees to tighten data security in agreement with eight states
The credit-rating firm said it will upgrade its IT operations and conduct regular internal audits in response to its massive 2017 data breach.
New York launches single web form for all Freedom of Information Law requests
The website allows requests to all 59 state agencies and replaces a process that previously required sending emails or letters to each agency individually.
Atlanta's deputy CIO follows Samir Saini to NYC
Former Atlanta Deputy Chief Information Officer Vijay Gogineni has been named the new chief operating officer for NYC's technology agency, where he'll find a familiar face.
6 finalists share electric vehicle charging ideas in NYCx challenge
One winner to be named in July may get a shot at pitching ideas to city departments and help push the region toward its sustainability goals.
NYC advances citywide 5G deployment with call to vendors
The city's technology agency has released a request for proposals calling on vendors to make offers on a project expected to vastly improve wireless connectivity for residents.
As Connecticut forms working group, blockchain remains highly experimental in state governments
Many states are now studying blockchain to improve security and efficiency in government, but the technology's exact value to the public sector is yet to be defined.