Scotland launches a smart phone application for government purchasing

October 28th, 2010

The application, launched on 26 October, will work alongside Public Contract Scotland (PCS), the official purchasing portal. The Scottish government said it will provide companies with access to £9m worth of public sector business each year.
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USA: Boston launches a mobile version of its website

September 7th, 2010

After the launch during the summer 2009 of an iPhone application called Citizens Connect, the city of Boston decided to launch a mobile version of the city’s official website, in order to bridge the digital device divide
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Latvia: access to online services via Mobile-ID

September 6th, 2010

The holders of a Mobile-ID provided by a Latvian telecommunications company are now able to securely sign in to the national eGovernment portal ‘‘ and its online services simply by using their mobile phone.
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