President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

Cisco announces hotspot delivery program in Michigan

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A Cisco program will deliver outdoor Wi-Fi hotspots to 50 libraries and community centers around Detroit.

California to enable virtual visits for state prisoners

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Inmates will be allowed to make video calls with approved visitors during the pandemic, according to the state's Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

Biden promises mayors 'open door' on pandemic recovery

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The president-elect said cities "have been on the front lines from the very beginning" and promised a stronger relationship with the White House.

MS-ISAC hits 10,000 members, eyes continued growth with local governments

by • 5 days ago

The cybersecurity association for state and local governments has swelled as the Center for Internet Security, the nonprofit that runs it, marks 20 years.

NGA publishes broadband guide amid connectivity crisis

by • 5 days ago

A new report from the National Governors Association gives states recommendations on how they can close their digital divides as the pandemic drags on.

Local governments forced offline after ransomware targets web host

by • 5 days ago

A REvil attack on web-hosting provider resulted in a handful of state and local governments' websites going dark.

Communities close digital divide through racial, socioeconomic analysis

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Officials said approaching the digital divide through racial and socioeconomic lenses enables more meaningful and efficient uses of city resources.

How the pandemic changed the future of work for government agencies

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Federal, state and local government leaders discuss how agencies are shifting to cloud- and AI-enabled tools that will better serve the mission.