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How to get your city to pass an open government policy

How to get your city to pass an open government policy
Raleigh, NC—City Council adopts open source policy Today, the Raleigh City Council passed an Open Source Government Resolution, unanimously ,...Read more

What makes a city open source?

What makes a city open source?
What qualities make a city open source? Is it technology, government policies, or businesses? No. It's the mindset of the people. It's the philosophy...Read more

If you want a culture of collaboration, you need to accept the LOLCats too

If you want a culture of collaboration, you need to accept the LOLCats too
"Even with the sacred printing press, we got erotic novels 150 years before we got scientific journals." - Clay Shirky at TED Cannes in June 2010...Read more

Open*Business: 2011 in review

Open*Business: 2011 in review
The principles of open source continue to have a huge influence on the science of management. Collaboration, transparency, community, and rapid...Read more

Britta Riley: A garden in my apartment

Britta Riley: A garden in my apartment
"Interdependence is an extremely powerful social infrastructure that we can actually harness to heal some of our deepest civic issues, if we apply...Read more

Get the right people on the team (and the wrong ones off)

Get the right people on the team (and the wrong ones off)
No one would dispute that teams are critical to an organization’s success. Yet many teams feel they're not performing as well as they should be. Poor...Read more

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education
As an educator, trained Linux systems administrator, and technology director for a K-12 school district, I have been actively involved with NYSCATE (...Read more

New report: Communities of passion

New report: Communities of passion
There are innovative organizations that most of us find inspiring because on the inside, they're essentially passionate communities. But what do...Read more