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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 Cloud Declaration

In mid-November, the open source/open standards advocacy group, Open Forum Europe (OFE) , released...
OpenSaaS and Government IT

In recent years, open source software projects, and, separately, cloud-based software-as-a-service...
contest for citizen participation and local open government

Bloomberg Philanthropies recently launched the Mayors Challenge , a contest for funding in the...
change through open government

When the US Federal government shutdown from October 1 - 16 this year, a small Drupal shop in the...
open data in government

These are my reflections on CityCamp Minnesota 2013, which occurred at St. Thomas in Minneapolis on...
Neelie Kroes, VP of the European Commission (EC)

Neelie Kroes, VP of the European Commission (EC), has a website called Comment Neelie to initiate...
patent reform

Just before the shutdown of the Federal Government last month, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...
Hack the Stacks

What started as an uphill battle in Burlington, Vermont on the National Day of Civic Hacking in...