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Washington, D.C., introduces 'resiliency' plan to protect against 21st-century threats
The "Resilient D.C." strategy published Monday includes 16 technology goals aimed at protecting the city from physical, economic and manmade threats.
Without federal action on data privacy, states forge ahead on their own
A patchwork of internet privacy regulations is emerging as more states consider personal data protections demanded by the public.
'Road Vision' traffic metrics app wins D.C. app challenge
The app, which uses mobile-phone and surveillance-camera footage to analyze traffic, won $25,000 and a beta-testing opportunity with the D.C. government.
D.C. developers present futuristic traffic, environmental apps for civic challenge
As part of the capital's GigabitxDC Challenge, semifinalists showcased mobile innovations that found new uses for the next generation of wireless technology.
On data privacy, state AGs say they're following California's lead
As states figure out how to protect their residents' personal data, many are waiting to see how California's sweeping new privacy law is implemented.
A Twitter bot is trying to fix D.C.'s parking problems
The Washington, D.C. license plate lookup tool is seeing early success on Twitter. Now its creators want to develop it into a fully fledged mobile app.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser nominates new technology chief
Lindsey Parker, Bowser's deputy chief of staff, will take over for Barney Krucoff, the city's data officer who's been serving as interim CTO for the past year.
Washington, D.C., names Suneel Cherukuri as permanent CISO
Cherukuri succeeds the city's first CISO, John MacMichael, who stepped down in January.
Washington, D.C., scooter regulations are 'impossible', Bird says
The city is raising its scooter fleet cap from 400 to 600 per company, but the companies say that's still not enough to provide equitable service.