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Tech will 'support all the new things' cities do, says San Francisco CIO

by • 2 months ago

Linda Gerull, San Francisco's chief information officer, says technology will be an integral part of the future of government services.

San Francisco plans to install AI-backed sensors in 1,000 city trash bins

by • 3 months ago

Technology from Nordsense will be installed in city bins to monitor and analyze waste patterns for service optimization.

Map reveals more than 2,700 surveillance cameras in San Francisco

by • 3 months ago

The civil-liberties group Electronic Frontier Foundation obtained the locations of cameras used across San Francisco as the city contemplates its use of surveillance technology.

San Francisco weighs nation's first facial recognition ban

by • 4 months ago

A new bill would ban San Francisco's city government from using facial recognition technology while adding significant limits on procuring any surveillance technology.

Creating quality digital services essential but time-consuming, say California IT leaders

by • 4 months ago

State, city and county agencies are catering to convenience by putting more of their services online, but often at a humble pace.

San Francisco accuses former IT employees of nepotism in awarding cybersecurity contract

by • 6 months ago

A lawsuit from the city attorney alleges that former officials steered a $1.2 million contract to a firm where one of their husbands worked as a sales director.

Ex-San Francisco fellow publishes city's lost autonomous vehicles white paper

by • 8 months ago

Forgotten amid a political shuffle, the document condenses the expertise of more than a dozen companies in the connected-device and self-driving vehicles markets.

San Francisco's first chief data officer, Joy Bonaguro, resigns

by • 8 months ago

'Empowering leader' leaves behind a legacy of data projects and cultural change in the city's data division.

San Francisco will dismiss thousands of marijuana convictions with automated tool

by • 1 year ago

The city's use of web-based software called "Clear My Record" marks the first partnership between civic tech nonprofit Code for America and a prosecutor's office.

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