Government

Code for America announces seven local government partners for 2015 Fellowship Program.
2 comments Posted 25 Sep 2014 by Luke Norris Feed
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A report back from Code for America Summit 2014 this year -- what's the same, what's changed, and what's more serious.
0 comments Posted 25 Sep 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Jeanne Holm is the lead for communications, collaboration, and outreach for the Data.gov project. In this interview, she shares with me how this flagship open government project is coming along since it's inception in 2009.
0 comments Posted 19 Sep 2014 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
These 5 applications are examples of the kind of apps, visualizations, and analyses that are created from working with developers, educators, and businesses on a specific challenge at events that pull the community together, like data jams, meetups, and conferences.
0 comments Posted 15 Sep 2014 by Jeanne Holm Feed
Kolab fixes groupware problem, secures future of Linux for city of Munich. Will they stay the course?
5 comments Posted 4 Sep 2014 by Georg C. F. Greve Feed
Crowdfunding is everywhere. People are using it to fund watches, comic books, even famous film directors are doing it. In what is now a $6 billion industry globally, I think the most interesting, disruptive, and exciting work that's happening is in donation-based crowdfunding.
0 comments Posted 28 Aug 2014 by Rodrigo Davies Feed
Mark Bohannon gives an overview of some new open initiatives by the U.S. federal government, including the Digital Services Playbook and the U.S. Digital Service. Both focus on a "default to open" mentality.
0 comments Posted 20 Aug 2014 by Mark Bohannon (Red Hat) Feed
Pia Mancini discusses the challenges DemocracyOS faces and how Democracia en Red is planning to overcome them
0 comments Posted 18 Aug 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Three things that need to change for government to open source all software it creates.
15 comments Posted 14 Aug 2014 by Ben Balter Feed
North Carolina became the latest state to take a stand against patent trolls when NC Governor Pat McCrory signed a new law last week aimed at preventing bad faith assertions of patent infringement. Patent trolls (more officially called "patent assertion entities" or "non-practicing entities") are... Read more
2 comments Posted 11 Aug 2014 by Melanie Chernoff (Red Hat) Feed

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