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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.

Technology

New State Parks Explorer Mobile App for Visitors

State Parks kicks off summer with a new app to provide visitors with information about various destinations and activities available throughout the State's parks and historic sites.
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.
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

July 3, 2020
Request for Public Comment
June 30, 2020
Free New York State Parks Explorer App Connects Visitors with the Outdoors
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