Tags Washington D.C.

States spend big on remote-working tech, brace for unemployment

by • 1 week ago

As unemployment claims spike, some governments' systems struggle to keep pace with the heightened load.

Data-breach bill gives D.C. power to go after companies with weak cybersecurity

by • 4 weeks ago

Revisions to Washington, D.C.'s, 2007 breach-notification add more categories of protected personal data and new powers for the city's attorney general to investigate breaches.

Wyoming lawmakers advance digital driver's license bill

by • 1 month ago

After a pilot testing the technology in 2017, Wyoming lawmakers are joining a growing trend, laying down laws that would allow for device-based identification.

Iran airstrike hasn't elevated network activity in D.C., officials say

by • 3 months ago

District officials have been vigilant since the death of general Qassem Soleimani, but told reporters network surveillance traffic from Iran has stayed consistent.

Impact your teams functionality

by • 5 months ago

Live from Washington D.C.'s Office of Unified Communications, we discuss the results and impact the team has seen after re-platforming 311 on the cloud.

Colorado announces digital ID

by • 5 months ago

Colorado joins a growing list of states experimenting with digital identity. But law enforcement can still ask for a physical card.

Bike lane object-detection tech one of three winners in DCx challenge

by • 6 months ago

Three winners of a Washington D.C. startup competition will split $20,000 for their public-safety-driven technologies.

U.S. can't crack top 10 in survey of 'smartest' cities

by • 6 months ago

A new smart-city ranking index listed just nine U.S. cities out of 102 globally, based on residents' perceptions of infrastructure and civic services.

Washington, D.C., to test digital driver's licenses within six months

by • 6 months ago

District Chief Technology Officer Lindsey Parker announced at an event that the local government will soon begin experimenting with digital credentials.