Most counties' election sites still lack .gov and HTTPS, McAfee says

by • 2 years ago

Very few of more than 3,000 websites run by county election officials employ two basic government cybersecurity protocols, according to a new report.

NASCIO supports Senate bill helping local governments adopt .gov domain

by • 3 years ago

State CIOs put their voice behind a measure that would help their local counterparts move to the federally administrated top-level domain reserved for governments.

Almost all state websites fall short somewhere, report finds

by • 4 years ago

Whether it's security, accessibility, speed, or all three, a new study by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation shows that states have more work to do to improve their online presences.

State technology investments have made voting more convenient in the past decade, MIT study says

by • 4 years ago

The Elections Performance Index ranks states on how efficiently they conduct elections, rewarding those that put voter information online and audit results.

Don't be fooled by Orlando city government's website redesign

by • 4 years ago

Officials say it's much more than a "hamburger button."

Washington launches online budget system, eliminating thousands of paper binders

by • 4 years ago

The governor will use the digital system as part of the budgeting process as the state modernizes its enterprise data management.

Online police reports started with a stolen garden hose

by • 4 years ago

One petty crime later, web-based tools for reporting crimes have become common for helping departments retain critical data and saving officers countless hours.

How Austin turned to social media to get the word out during March bombings

by • 4 years ago

Austin Mayor Steve Adler says technology played a huge role in helping to find the perpetrator while social media services like Twitter helped keep residents notified of potential threats.

Colorado reboots one-stop small business portal

by • 4 years ago

The new mobile-friendly website replaces a decade-old service that did not work well with modern devices.