Using open source data and a custom-developed Python application, developers built an easy-to-use, automatically-updating dashboard.
The Department of Health and Human Services plans to test wastewater in 42 states for signs of the COVID-19 virus.
The Rapid Analysis of Threat Exposure system alerts wearers to the virus up to 48 hours before they become symptomatic, allowing them to quarantine, get tested and seek treatment without spreading the disease.
Efficient contact tracing centers must be well staffed, scalable and conscientious of data protection.
School IT staffs have been consumed with transitioning teachers, staff and families to virtual learning, making districts even more vulnerable to hackers, experts say.
During a disaster, looking at a range of possibilities, rather than a target number, gives emergency planners a better way to gauge risk.
The pandemic has demonstrated that data-centered leaders must become a part of the emergency response playbook.
The unlikely heroes of Taiwan’s success are civic tech hacktivists, the coders and activists who the country’s celebrity digital minister Audrey Tang described as the “nobodies” who “hack democracy.”