Census Bureau hopes Siri and Alexa can help it reach hard-to-count populations
The agency is teaming up with digital assistant companies to build custom 2020-related integrations.
Satellite data allows Census to validate addresses for 2020 from the comfort of the office
Officials say only around 35% of the nation's households remain to be validated in-person.
CenturyLink wins Census contract to help move the 2020 count online
The company will provide Managed Trusted Internet Protocol Services for the bureau.
If it’s new tech, be sure to test it, GAO tells Census Bureau
Otherwise operational problems could go undiscovered and opportunities to refine procedures and systems be lost, officials said at a House hearing.
Census Bureau should set performance goals for new training program, watchdog says
The new training is meant to "maximize trainee learning and on the job performance during the 2020 Census." But does it?
Despite new tech in the mix, ‘this isn’t the Census Bureau’s first rodeo’
Sen. Ron Johnson says he's "feeling a lot better" about the upcoming decennial headcount.