Gavin Newsom

Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government

by Gavin Newsom Penguin Press, 2013 249 pages with index, Hardcover $25.95 Ebook formats also available In his book Citizenville, California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom posits that making data governments collect widely available can improve civic life and bolster citizen engagement. Getting past bureaucratic impediments (or defensiveness) is a huge […]


San Francisco Supervisors’ Committee Approves Cell Phone Radiation Labeling – Recommends to Board 3

San Francisco committee recommends legislation to Board of Supervisors requiring retailers in the city to label cell phones by radiation level or Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), and provide consumer information on minimizing cell phone radiation exposure.