Government

Open source technologies, communities, and methodologies are playing an increasingly important role in international governments and policy-making. Learn more about open government.

Sharing America's code

White House senior advisor Alvand Salehi explains at OSCON why the federal government's support of...
Open Labs leads 48-hour hackathon for good

Open Labs members and United Nations representatives participate in first-ever, 48-hour open source...
Why we need an open model to design and evaluate public policy

Imagine an app that allows citizens to test drive proposed policies to determine the future in...
Best of Opensource.com: Government

Our year-end review of Opensource.com’s top government stories underscores the observation that the...
Students and professors work across the aisle during Election Night Hackathon

Over 140 students from across campus and across departments gathered together as the election night...
Why Open States?

After the closure of Sunlight Labs, the Open States project is heading in a new direction.
Georgia state government earns national recognition for web accessibility

The state of Georgia was nationally recognized last month by the National Association of State CIOs...
An introduction to Mozilla's Secure Open Source Fund

The SOS Fund is a new effort at Mozilla to support security audits and remediation for open source...