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How to watch VentureBeat’s Blueprint conference

The cost of doing business in Silicon Valley is out of control — and now is the time for tech companies to think about how to build a business that doesn’t rely solely on finding talent in the Bay Area.<p>This week, VentureBeat will be in Reno, Nevada at our inaugural Blueprint conference, talking …

How New York City plans to become a smart city leader

For the City of New York, a smart city is an equitable city guided by strategic frameworks for connectivity and connected devices, says CTO Miguel …

Mayor Brown launches inaugural Mayor’s Civic Innovation Challenge

Mayor Byron W. Brown has announced his inaugural Mayor’s Civic Innovation Challenge, powered by AT&T. The challenge is a way for competitors to come …

Trump wants to pass out billions for rural infrastructure. But what counts as ‘rural’?

<b>By Michael Laris | Washington Post</b><p>WASHINGTON — A centerpiece of the Trump administration’s infrastructure proposal is the promise to swiftly inject …

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Using open data for public services

<i>By Ed Parkes and Mandy Costello</i><p>The ODI has conducted research into public services and the role open data plays in making them better and more …