The key findings include broad commitment and increasing investment in open data and a strong correlation between open data and improved government efficiencies.
Boston City Council is using Google Hangouts to videoconference with residents who want to comment on the city’s proposed 2017 budget.
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance halted more than 239,000 suspicious refund claims during income tax season, an 18 percent increase over the same time last year.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has released a public bid for a new fare payment system that uses contactless smart cards and mobile phones.
Partnering with NASA’s Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation will give the Department of Homeland Security access to the space agency’s crowdsourcing resources.
The U.S. Marine Biodiversity Observing Network’s new website explores the connections between marine biodiversity and ecosystems.
A public-private partnership expands the city’s free Wi-Fi to city parks and recreational centers.
Migration follows the Government Publishing Office's recent move to cloud-based email.
The National Security Agency is taking nominations for its Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition.
DHS’s Science and Technology Directorate is investing $1.1 million to help firms with the certification and accreditation process.