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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 source software is commericial

I had a chance to catch up with David A. Wheeler, a long-time leader in advising and working with...
Citizen participation

There are two processes in the public sphere that we all depend on but that few of us really...
Creative Commons licenses

Creative Commons (CC) actively works to support foundations , governments , IGOs , and other...
open source software for local government

The TYPO3 CMS project has a long history as open source project, with its foundation going back as...
open source in government

The US Department of Veterans Affairs ( VA ) is the second largest agency of the US federal...
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,...