Why should you test the beta versions of Resco’s major updates?

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We’ve all been there: You install a new update of your favorite app and after launch you realize that some things have changed. Maybe they’ve just refreshed the button colors. But they also could have moved the button somewhere else or modified how it works altogether. Continue reading

City Smart Services powered by Resco: New solution for municipalities and local governments available this September

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A few weeks back, we introduced our concept of an app that enables citizens to effortlessly report issues in public areas to municipalities. Today we’re happy to reveal that an entire solution – including a scheduling system for city officials and a dedicated app for contractors/service technicians – will be available in September 2017 under the City Smart Services name. Continue reading

Introducing Resco Consumer Apps for Municipalities

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What is the most pressing issue we experience when approaching government and public offices? Usually, dealing with them is just too cumbersome. However, as apps allow people to do pretty much anything, anytime and anywhere, both local and national governments are increasingly looking to get in on the act.

Yet, given the obvious benefits for citizens, why is it that governments are not making more use of mobile apps? Continue reading

How mobile apps enable local governments to engage with citizens

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You’re heading home through your neighborhood when you run into a nasty pothole, see a dead animal, or a downed tree blocks your way. But instead of having to write a letter to the city council or make a call during which you’d have to lengthily describe the problem, you pull out your phone open an app and send a detailed report with just a couple taps of your finger. Continue reading