A team of students at the University of Texas at Austin won $100,000 in startup funds for their work on a mobile app that helps users access Medicaid and other public services.
Now operational, the Defense Mobile Classified Capability – Secret provides better performance, a mobile device management system and a new secure mobile device.
America’s appetite for mobile information has moved the needle on digital local government from ‘because we can’ to ‘because we must.’
While emulators and simulators can help developers improve app performance, DigitalGov says, some features are best tested by people and their devices.
While IT shops tend to focus on technical design aspects, understanding user experience can ensure rapid user adaption.
The Army is researching commercial off-the-shelf software and mobile services for its bi-directional secure mobile health system.
To perform with the ease of Google and the personalization of Amazon, government apps need a thorough tune-up, from the user interface to the back end.
The Navy is testing Wi-Fi access for sailors’ mobile and personal devices, while the Army and Marine Corps are also improving connectivity.
MyID Trusted Authenticator gives Good Technology customers access to a wide range of secure credentials for signing, authentication and encryption.
Salesforce's study of 15 major cities finds widespread desire for digital services, but limited awareness of those that already exist.
The secure devices feature educational content and allow inmates to place calls in the privacy of their own cell, increasing communication with friends and family.
The "protection," however, comes from using stolen and shared login credentials.