The government has confirmed that it is planning to legislate to allow councillors to be sent agendas for council meetings electronically.
The messaging service’s product manager discusses how it plans to expand
Gill Hitchcock reports on how government, councils and tech developers can remove the obstacles to digital inclusivity for people with dementia
PublicTechnology talks to CCS technology director Niall Quinn and a selection of suppliers about the future of IT procurement
Luton Borough Council chose to renew its IT contract rather than go with a new provider. The council’s technology lead tells Gill Hitchcock how it shifted to an outcomes-based approach – and why a flexible 10-year contract can still be a good deal.
‘The skill set for any CIO is the same’: Socitm president Geoff Connell on moving from borough to county
Geoff Connell took up his role of CIO at Norfolk County Council in August last year. Rebecca Hill asks him how he found the change from the London Borough of Newham, and finds out what’s on his to-do list.
More people are accessing more online services, department claims, but 'large amount of uncertainty' remains around Brexit
US-based credit-score provider retains contract to department’s debt-management system
Nine in 10 deals worth £5m or more are awarded to firms that fail to meet incoming supply-chain regulations, according to Tussell
The case for transformation could do with more high-profile Westminster backers, according to PublicTechnology editor Sam Trendall
Ceren Clulow of Nottinghamshire County Council, discusses the benefits for local authorities in optimising the uptake of superfast broadband in their region – including potential major rebates on initial infrastructure investments
The unilateral decision to compel social media companies to work with charities on harmful content has not been subjected to the necessary scrutiny, believes tech policy expert Heather Burns