311 app works across jurisdictions

311 app works across jurisdictions

Public Service Request’s mobile app lets users lodge complaints or submit service requests to local governments -- even as they move across municipalities.

How to stop a zombie mobile app invasion

How to stop a zombie mobile app invasion

By hunting down and disabling older, single-function apps, agencies can better protect app users and deliver citizen services.

What comes after common access cards?

What comes after common access cards?

The future of authentication could start with mobile devices and apps that track user location and behavior, DISA Director Lt. Gen. Alan Lynn said.

SCOTUS ditches cell phone ban to swear in hearing-impaired lawyers

SCOTUS ditches cell phone ban to swear in hearing-impaired lawyers

The Supreme Court provided limited courtroom Wi-Fi so members of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Bar Association could use their mobile devices to read a transcription of the swearing-in ceremony.

New apps help taxpayers report waste, fraud and abuse

New apps help taxpayers report waste, fraud and abuse

Investments in smartphone-based fraud reporting apps are paying off because tipsters can submit photos and videos in support of their claims, making them easier for officials to investigate.

Census pilots tech in Puerto Rico

Census pilots tech in Puerto Rico

The Census Bureau will test Internet self-response, address canvassing and the bureau's custom mobile application in Puerto Rico.

The GCN dig IT Awards: A call for nominations

The GCN dig IT Awards: A call for nominations

Celebrating discovery and innovation in government IT.

MobileIron combines device, cloud and app security

MobileIron combines device, cloud and app security

MobileIron Access helps secure cloud data accessed through commonly commercial apps on mobile devices.

SideStepper exploit targets iOS MDM security

SideStepper exploit targets iOS MDM security

The vulnerability lets attackers use hijacked devices enrolled in mobile device management programs to launch man-in-the-middle attacks, according to Check Point Software.

Texting keeps case workers in touch with ex-offenders

Texting keeps case workers in touch with ex-offenders

The Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Reintegration Services uses GovDelivery Interactive Texting platform to help caseworkers better communicate with their clients.

Creating the help desk of the future

Creating the help desk of the future

Agency IT decision makers must be ready for the increasing workload created by a mobile workforce.

Army to roll out encrypted Wi-Fi

Army to roll out encrypted Wi-Fi

With a combination of common wireless technology and military-grade encryption, the Army plans to widely deploy Wi-Fi at command posts -- a move officials say will make for much nimbler combat units.


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