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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.

open document format standards

A great deal of excitement has been generated by UK Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude's...
citizen participation

What is civic hacking? Seventy people gathered together one sunny Oakland afternoon to volunteer...
Open Data Now

The open source movement can trace its beginnings to a famous strategy session held in Palo Alto,...
catalog of open source projects

The Defense Advance Reseach Project Agency ( DARPA ) is one of the government-sponsored research...
public policy

A recent post on the top events ahead in 2014 for reforming abusive patent litigation focused on...
Open data

So, with much help from various community members, I am pleased to say we are starting to gear up...

In December, the Italian government issued final rules implementing a change to procurement law...

True story. A project team was in need of an open source tool. Following their company's policy,...