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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 government

"Over the last ten years, open source has become unremarkable. I think that’s a great achievement...
open source city

How can you apply the concepts of open source to a living, breathing city? An open source city is a blend of open culture, open government policies, and economic development. I derived these characteristics based on my experiences and while writing my book, The foundation for an open source city . Characteristics such as collaboration, participation, transparency, rapid prototyping, and many others can be applied to any city that wants to create an open source culture. Let's take a look at these characteristics in more detail.
open source city

How can you apply the concepts of open source to a living, breathing city? An open source city is a...
FutureGov event report

On May 22, eighteen senior officials from the Singapore Government gathered at the FutureGov lunch...
Patent reform

The White House on Tuesday announced a broad set of legislative recommendations for Congress and...
planning for open source release in government

New York City Comptroller John Liu is about to do something we need to see more often in government...
hacking for change in open government

On June 1, the City of Oakland will co-host ReWrite Oakland as part of the National Day of Civic...
The Dave and Gunnar Show podcast

The Dave and Gunnar Show is a new podcast series talking about government, open source, and a...