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January 9, 2014

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Getting up to speed on license plate scanners (with related video)
Pinterest as a tool for governments, government marketers (with related video)
The outlook for government cybersecurity in 2014
Handbook for government officials on all things GIS
High costs of living in traditionally “creative” cities may be pricing out all but the most wealthy
American petroleum industry at a crossroads


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Getting up to speed on license plate scanners (with related video)

By Michael Keating

License plate recognition isn't the same as NSA surveillance, says John Chigos, the CEO of PlateSmart Technologies. Chigos offers advice for state, local and federal government administrators who are planning to buy an automated license plate recognition setup.

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Pinterest as a tool for governments, government marketers (with related video)

By Michael Keating

Governments have a presence on Pinterest, but can marketers sell to governments via Pinterest? Experts weigh in on Pinterest and the enthusiasts who use Pinterest.

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The outlook for government cybersecurity in 2014

By Michael Keating

Maria Horton, CEO and founder of EmeSec, discusses 2014 cybersecurity trends in government. She thinks that 2014 will be a year of transition related to security technologies, as well as one in which the costs of security will become more transparent.

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Handbook for government officials on all things GIS

By Government Product News staff

“The GIS Guide for Elected Officials” outlines the role of GIS in government, and can be a useful tool for government staffers.

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High costs of living in traditionally “creative” cities may be pricing out all but the most wealthy

By Derek Prall

Skyrocketing real estate prices and high costs of living are making it harder for young, creative types to get by in cities like San Francisco and New York. City lawmakers are struggling to keep people in their homes in the face of rising rents and evictions.

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American petroleum industry at a crossroads

By Derek Prall

Due to recent technological advancements, the U.S. now has the potential to become the world’s leading producer of petroleum and natural gas. In his address earlier this week on the state of the petroleum industry, Jack Gerard, president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute (API), said future U.S. energy output hinges on upcoming policy decisions.

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