Government

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

7 local governments announced to build with Code for America

Code for America announces seven local government partners for 2015 Fellowship Program.Read more

The changing tide of open government and open data

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A report back from Code for America Summit 2014 this year -- what's the same, what's changed, and what's more serious.Read more

Facebook's TODO project, Coursera in Brazil, Drupal, and more

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In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Facebook's TODO project, Coursera's Brazil launch, and more!Read more

Going behind the scenes at Data.gov

Jeanne Holm is the lead for communications, collaboration, and outreach for the Data.gov project. In this interview, she shares with me how this...Read more

5 great apps backed with open data

These 5 applications are examples of the kind of apps, visualizations, and analyses that are created from working with developers, educators, and...Read more

Linux certification, governments on open design principles, and more

Open source news for your reading pleasure. August 30 - September 5, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at...Read more

Can this free software company secure the future of Linux for the city of Munich?

Kolab fixes groupware problem, secures future of Linux for city of Munich. Will they stay the course?Read more

Three key takeaways from the 2014 Open Knowledge Festival

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Three things learned at the 2014 Open Knowledge Festival on the state of open data and open access.Read more