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    NYS Digital Service Program Launches

    ITS and OGS announce the creation of the New York State Digital Service, a pilot program that will recruit technologists that will help modernize the State’s digital footprint.

Data

Enhanced Open Data Handbook Released

ITS announces the release of a new version of the Open Data Handbook, a nationally recognized publication lauded for promoting governmental transparency.
security

New Yorkers Urged to be Aware of COVID-19 Scams

The New York State Division of Consumer Protection (DCP) is alerting consumers about scammers taking advantage of COVID-19.
Labor

Streamlined Application to Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

The New York State Department of Labor today announced the launch of a new application for New Yorkers to apply for traditional Unemployment Insurance or the new COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Assistance.

Highlights

May 11, 2020
Version 2.0 Offers Guidance for Identifying, Prioritizing, and Managing Publishable Government Data; Update by the State Office of Information Technology Services Promotes Transparency
April 21, 2020
Scammers Using A Variety of Methods Tied to COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments to Target Consumers
April 20, 2020
Cumbersome federal policy that slowed New York from distributing benefits lifted; In conjunction with this morning's rollout of improved application, over 3,100 DOL representatives solely... Read More