2012 Year in Review The way technology has shaped the way we work and live in 2012. Signal:Noise 4 Things We've Learned in 2012 What Father Guido Sarducci would make of the year in public-sector IT. Gov2020 GovLoop's President Lists His Tech Faves from the Past Year An Oprah-style review of Steve Ressler's top 10 favorite government things in 2012. Public Safety Britain’s Facewatch Tool Puts Crime Reporting in Citizens' Hands Two types of free technical crime reporting tools are available to businesses and consumers: an online module and more recently, a native app for mobile devices. Point of View A Vote for Big Data (Opinion) From the presidential campaign to law enforcement, big data aims to improve interaction for citizens. Innovation An In-Depth Look at Ann Arbor's Vehicle-to-Vehicle Pilot The largest connected vehicle project in the nation is working on standardizing equipment that allows cars to communicate with one another, improving driver safety. Four Questions Greg Sebasky of Philips Chats About Advanced Lighting and Sustainability Chairman of Philips North America talks about the company’s role with local governments.