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

Late last month, as you’ve likely read by now, the US Senate Judiciary Committee (SJC) abruptly...

Patent reform may have stalled this year at the federal level, but patent trolls may soon find...

Open government is great. At least, it was a few election cycles ago. FOIA requests, open data,...

The administration in the Austrian capital, Vienna, is expanding its use of open source solutions,...

Not long ago, the working definitions of "open government" and "open data" barely overlapped. Open...

Simply put, the Code for America (CfA) Accelerator changed our company’s future. We had been on...

Open government isn't a new concept. Thanks to the proliferation of the printing press, the Age of...
citizen participation in open government

By guest author Kelsey Foster Scandals, mismanagement, and back-room deals; the City of New Orleans...