The organization's mission is to move civic hacking's focus toward building solutions and providing ongoing support so those solutions -- primarily in disaster response and recovery -- can succeed in the public sector.
This fall, more health insurance exchanges for small businesses are set to open across the country. Will they see the same slow sign-ups as in the handful of states that last year launched these exchanges?
The lab, which will be the hub for Maine's Cyber Security Cluster, stands to be a boon for organizations as more students will graduate with cybersecurity knowledge increasingly needed across almost all sectors of the economy.
The state alleges that Xerox digitally removed or copied records from its servers and hard drives, despite objections from Health and Human Services Commission that Xerox not do so unless approved by court action.
Anita Brown-Graham, the director of the Institute for Emerging Issues, explains how North Carolina's lack of skilled workers will negatively affect the state's economy while traditional manufacturing jobs disappear.
The cloud multiplier effect means data breaches in the cloud are increasing -- and becoming more costly. With so many states and localities opting to host their data there, what happens when breaches occur?