In this year's Digital Cities Survey, top cities recognize the value of technology, empower their tech leaders and use new ideas to make life better for everyone who lives there. Los Angeles, Calif.; Winston-Salem, N.C.; Avondale, Ariz.; and Dublin, Ohio, are considered outstanding Digital Cities.
Election day for US 2014 - Electronic Voting still not adopted. The aging voting machines have "perceived" or real security issues and suffer from aging without any propect of updating. States ditch the e-voting machines for this election. We are sure more people wouild cast their vote if it is available as an app or a Web-based system. Would it ever come? Read on the background on e-voting on Wiki.
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Texas A&M, Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the University of California, Berkeley cohost a workshop that will bring together health care workers, relief workers and roboticists on Nov 7th.