New Jersey is the latest state to establish an information-sharing unit, while several other states are trying different tactics.
The National Association of State Chief Information Officers tells state officials to put unmanned aerial systems on their radar.
Publishing the names of tax scofflaws and the amounts they owe on the Internet works spectacularly well, bringing in millions to states eager for the revenue.
The Location-Based Services R&D Roadmap outlines how public safety communications will evolve over the next 20 years.
Before state and local agencies rush to accept chip cards, they need to understand what the liability shift really means for them -- and then evaluate the benefit of replacing existing card readers against the related cost.
Governments agencies struggle to make information available to non-English speakers.
As legalization spreads, RFID and online inventory tracking are being deployed to keep cannabis sales regulated.
The solution includes the body-worn camera, the Arbitrator 360° HD in-car digital video recording system and evidence management software.
State and local governments are increasingly turning to private billboard companies to warn citizens about natural disasters and emergencies.
Hanford, Calif., is setting up Accela Civic Voice, a cloud-based solution that could help its 55,000-plus residents become much more engaged.
Denver, Detroit, Memphis and Rochester, N.Y., will get technology consulting services as winners of the IBM Smarter Cities Challenge.
The Police Data Initiative aims to accelerate the development of data transparency and analysis tools to build trust between local police and the communities they serve and improve internal accountability.
Chicago is implementing a Bus Transit Management System to address the "bunching" that has contributed to inefficiency in its public transportation.
Adding graphics acceleration to a Texas town's virtual desktop system gave users performance equal to or better than their existing computers, accessible from almost any location.
An app alerts drivers sitting at red lights in Walnut Creek, Calif., that the light is about to change and refocuses them on the road.