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Virginia launches state's first digital professional licensing system

by • 2 weeks ago

More than 300,000 licensed workers can now update their professional licenses using a mobile app, instead of waiting for a paper certificate in the mail.

Virginia governor's 2019 datathon targets student learning outcomes

by • 1 month ago

The commonwealth's annual competition will seek this year to improve the equality of educational outcomes for all students.

Virginia state capitol to use machine-learning weapons detection

by • 2 months ago

The Virginia Capitol Police will test a machine-learning platform that's already in use in Utah and at sports stadiums around the world.

NGA selects six states for election cybersecurity policy academy

by • 3 months ago

Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, Nevada and Virginia will spend the next six months studying election security to come up with plans ahead of the 2020 election.

'Whole-of-state' approach on cybersecurity growing in popularity

by • 4 months ago

State IT agencies play an expanding role in coordinating cybersecurity policy all the way down to the lowest levels of government, speakers said at a National Governors Association conference.

Community IoT network launches in Charlottesville, Va.

by • 6 months ago

Early partnerships with educational institutions and community groups will make this a project everyone can use and build together, organizers say.

Rural Virginia gets a $14 million boost for new broadband

by • 6 months ago

Gov. Ralph Northam has announced $4.9 million in state grants along with $9.2 million in matching funds.

Former Virginia technology secretary's appointment to state board could lead to more drones

by • 6 months ago

Karen Jackson has been appointed to Virginia's emergency management and homeland security advisory panel.

Fredericksburg first to join Virginia's 'smart communities' network

by • 7 months ago

Looking to ply data analytics against urban blight, the city is the first in what the state hopes will grow into a network of technological expertise.