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The nation must be prepared not just for disruption of GPS signals, but for the cascading effects that disruption would have across sectors.
Gov. Larry Hogan announced a partnership with the National Security Agency, the creation of a chief data officer and chief privacy officer positions and a new university institute to tackle the state’s cyber challenges.
The Fire and Smoke Map shows fine particle pollution from permanent EPA and Forest Service AirNow monitors, temporary monitors deployed by agencies for smoke events and crowdsourced low-cost sensors.
Reliable, qualitative data has helped some communities improve safety and access to transit services.
Researchers at Texas A&M University have mined cellphone location data to build a framework that tracks fluctuations in a population's activity before, during and after a natural disaster to determine its level of resilience.
The Florida Department of Education will use a cloud-hosted data and analytics platform to determine what educational program will make someone self-sufficient -- and how quickly.
Data analytics can not only provide a deep, dispassionate basis for evaluating alternative investments but also deliver unprecedented budgetary transparency and accountability.