Do Municipal Facebook Pages and Comments Count as Public Records?
"If a record is created by a government agency or a government agent or a government official in a scope of his or her duties, it's government record," said John Paff, chairman of the New Jersey Libertarian Party's Open Government Advocacy Project. "It has to be disclosed." Vis Don E. Woods for NJ.COM
Technology Earns High Marks in Opening Round of Online Testing
As controversial as the new PARCC tests continue to be, the technology behind the state's new online exams passed its own test this spring. Via NJ Spotlight
Despite Stormy Seas, Ocean Power Still Afloat
Ocean Power Technology, a Reed Road-based alternative energy company, is changing course after 20 years of never turning a profit. As its most recent annual report, filed to the SEC in October, states: “We have incurred negative operating cash flows since our inception.”
Meta Jersey Wins Hack Jersey
Meta Jersey, a tool to help journalists and others figure out the reason for town-by-town census shifts in the state, took the top prize at Hack Jersey 2.0 last weekend.
Ransomware Attack Takes New Jersey School District Captive
Ransomware took a New Jersey school district captive this week, resulting in staff and students of Swedesboro-Woolwich being unable to access computer programs, files and other network related services.