Tags New York

NYC asks tech startups for help making the city more sustainable

by • 1 month ago

Companies are being asked to apply to pilot solutions through 2020 that can reduce emissions, improve traffic or make the city's waste systems more efficient.

N.Y. Gov. Cuomo vetoes municipal broadband bill, favoring state initiative

by • 2 months ago

The state will postpone studying the merits of municipal broadband as it waits out the results of the state's $500 million Broadband For All initiative.

11 local governments to share solutions on mobility, civic engagement

by • 6 months ago

The "Small Places, Big Ideas Innovation Cohort" is now collecting proposals for technologies that can connect governments and the public and help with mobility.

New York CIO Robert Samson retires

by • 7 months ago

Citing health issues, Robert Samson will step down after two and a half years heading one of the largest government IT enterprises in the country.

New York taps NYCx program lead as deputy technology secretary

by • 9 months ago

Jeremy Goldberg, who spent two years developing innovation competitions in NYC, is now working inside the state government's technology agency.

In Albany ransomware attack, officials say information was not compromised

by • 11 months ago

Mayor Kathy Sheehan said any data lost to last month's cyberattack are being rebuilt from paper files or unaffected systems, but accounts on the incident vary.

States' spending on election security expected to pick up in 2019

by • 11 months ago

States have only spent a sliver of their federal grant funding so far, but investment is expected to ramp up heading into the next presidential election.

New York State announces winners of online safety poster contest

by • 12 months ago

Led by the state technology office, the program is designed to raise awareness of cybersecurity issues among students.

To help government, GIS leaders must understand business goals

by • 1 year ago

In this GIS Addressed podcast, two GIS experts encourage working closely with agencies, acting as an interpreter between the worlds of business and technology.