International index results released today aim to spark conversation on improving open data publication and quality.
The London boroughs of Kensington and Chelsea, Westminster City and Hammersmith and Fulham to create digital tools to improve communication between families and children’s services and allow social workers to work ‘on the go’
TravelBot will give passengers up-to-date information on their Transport for London journeys
Nearly half of civil servants do not feel their digital training has been sufficient, with 36% saying they rely on self-directed study to ensure they have the right skills
Under-fire prime minister Theresa May brings DWP secretary into the Cabinet Office – but will her administration have the time for digital?
General election 2017: Questions over digital transformation agenda as minister Ben Gummer loses seat
Loss of key advocate for digital reform casts doubt on Whitehall's transformation agenda
Drive to boost digital public services needs renewed political leadership after the election, says the Institute for Government
Government wants to know about successes and failures of telecare and telehealth plans to ensure its vision is on the right path
London Borough of Kingston is co-developing a digital tool with the Local Government Information Unit for more ‘honest’ reporting on individuals’ care needs
Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals Service digital tool for ushers is ‘foundation for future innovation’ and sole department nominee in its category
The £90k role will oversee the delivery of the DVLA's ICT and digital vision
Claims that Employment Status tool cannot accurately determine whether contractors are liable under new IR35 tax rules.
An NHS-wide cloud for sharing diagnostic images and intelligence across the health service could mean huge economies of scale, stronger collaboration, and rapid digitisation, according to Jane Rendall and Fredrik Gustavsson.
Report highlights challenges for public sector in encouraging private investment into smart city technologies.
If successful, data analytics project could be expanded across the NHS.
Socitm suggests Scottish local authorities lag behind because they are not subject to the UK Government’s Care Act 2015
Existing social media platforms aren’t providing effective political engagement, because they weren’t designed to, says David Evans, director of policy and community at the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.
Audit Scotland, the independent body responsible for auditing most of Scotland’s public organisations, has released a new report detailing five key principles that public bodies should use to deliver digital projects.
Land Registry job advert reveals plans to transform the registration of property deals and ownership.
Theresa May’s fledgling post-Brexit industrial strategy seeks to use government purchasing power to boost UK business if the Conservatives remain in power. Colin Marrs looks at historical precedents and future pointers.
The new iteration of G-Cloud launches today, with changes intended to make it easier to find relevant services – view the list of 2,847 suppliers making it onto the framework.