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Sidewalk Labs: ‘No one should own urban data’

Sidewalk Labs: ‘No one should own urban data’

Sidewalk Labs says it wants to set a “new model for responsible data use in cities”  –  including the establishment of an independent Civic Data Trust.

Spokane forms smart city agreement

Spokane forms smart city agreement

The Washington state city is partnering with Verizon and Urbanova to create a smarter, more sustainable and connected future for citizens

US citizens worried about online privacy but won’t act

US citizens worried about online privacy but won’t act

The majority continue to engage in actions that put their data at risk even though almost nine in 10 are "slightly" to "very concerned" about privacy

2019 tech trends: From digital ethics to the rise of citizen scientists

2019 tech trends: From digital ethics to the rise of citizen scientists

Gartner has released its tech trends to watch for 2019 which are defined by having “substantial disruptive potential”

Libraries to help empower New Yorkers on digital privacy

Libraries to help empower New Yorkers on digital privacy

From October 15 to 22, the City of New York’s public libraries will host over 30 free digital privacy workshops for citizens.

Civic challenge for start-ups-in-residence

Civic challenge for start-ups-in-residence

Twenty-eight government partners in the US are accepting applications from start-ups to address public challenges across areas such as data, mobility and resilience