The Blackphone 2 and BlackBerry Priv secure phones

Mobile gets more secure, but at a price

The Blackphone 2 and BlackBerry Priv secure phones offer high security while still delivering the kind of performance and access to popular apps consumers demand.

Air-ground coordination lets soldiers call in air strikes from tablets

Air-ground coordination lets soldiers call in air strikes from tablets

The Persistent Close Air Support prototype gives ground troops a way to coordinate with pilots to command an air strike with as few as three clicks.

D.C. tackles bus bunching with smartphones

D.C. tackles bus bunching with smartphones

Positioning data transmitted from smartphones installed on every bus gave the city enough information to modify routes to keep buses on schedule.

Rugged tablet travels for public safety

Rugged tablet travels for public safety

The Datalux TM110 tablet can be used both in and out of vehicles and comes with a variety of data collection options.

Software slows smartphone power drain

Software slows smartphone power drain

The new tool reduces smartphone battery drain by intelligently suppressing background activities.

How agencies can boost their search results

How agencies can boost their search results

Making government sites easily discoverable by search engines ultimately helps citizens, allowing them to find and use the services and information that agencies make available.

Dedicated apps and discreet monitoring could keep teen offenders out of jail

Apps and discreet monitoring could keep teen offenders out of jail

Technology that pairs GPS, Bluetooth and smartphones with lightweight ankle bracelets will allow officials to keep some teenage offenders out of jail as they await trial.

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In San Antonio, it's now free 4G for everyone on the city's transit system

San Antonio’s VIA Metropolitan Transit put routers on all its buses, paratransit vans and at transit centers to give its riders free 4G Wi-Fi access.

Leader/Soldier Effects Tool Suite

Mobile software helps soldiers coordinate firing info

The Army is testing a mobile suite that helps soldiers more easily relay tactical information on the battlefield.

mobile and wearable technology

Closing the gap between mobile and wearable

The use of mobile technology in field work shows how the stage is being set for wearables in government.

FAA tests app for safe hobby drone operation

FAA tests app for safe hobby drone operation

The FAA’s B4UFLY mobile app is aimed at providing hobbyist and novice drone pilots with situational awareness.

In Oklahoma, beacon-powered app helps students navigate university library

Beacon-powered app helps students navigate university library

The University of Oklahoma worked with Aruba Networks to create an app to help students navigate libraries, exhibits and campus landmarks.


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