Public Service Request’s mobile app lets users lodge complaints or submit service requests to local governments -- even as they move across municipalities.
By hunting down and disabling older, single-function apps, agencies can better protect app users and deliver citizen services.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has released a public bid for a new fare payment system that uses contactless smart cards and mobile phones.
The future of authentication could start with mobile devices and apps that track user location and behavior, DISA Director Lt. Gen. Alan Lynn said.
The Supreme Court provided limited courtroom Wi-Fi so members of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Bar Association could use their mobile devices to read a transcription of the swearing-in ceremony.
Investments in smartphone-based fraud reporting apps are paying off because tipsters can submit photos and videos in support of their claims, making them easier for officials to investigate.
The Census Bureau will test Internet self-response, address canvassing and the bureau's custom mobile application in Puerto Rico.
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By adding a laser sensor to a smartphone, researchers at MIT created a low-cost device that can deliver the high-resolution distance sensing required for robotic navigation.
MobileIron Access helps secure cloud data accessed through commonly commercial apps on mobile devices.
The vulnerability lets attackers use hijacked devices enrolled in mobile device management programs to launch man-in-the-middle attacks, according to Check Point Software.
Rather than trying to screen apps for malware, researchers suggest it may be more effective to monitor the behavior of installed apps for signs of improper behavior.
The Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Reintegration Services uses GovDelivery Interactive Texting platform to help caseworkers better communicate with their clients.
Agency IT decision makers must be ready for the increasing workload created by a mobile workforce.