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There's a growing movement for governments and other organizations to make public information freely viewable and usable without controls or copyrights. Learn the latest news and trends on open data.

Why open data matters

Martin Yan says the public needs to keep pushing to make government data more easily accessible...
What can you do with open data?

Play a word association game and the word "open" will almost surely be followed by "source." And...
News best of the year, radio tower

This is a Special Edition of our weekly open source news roundup, as we look back at the top news...

A collection of some of the most influential people gathering and speaking at the Code for America...

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Internet Bug Bounty,...

Are we on the cusp of seeing dramatic changes in the way governments operate by publishing and...

The human genome specifies more than 500 kinases, enzymes that can manipulate protein activity...

The Open Election Data Initiative wants to give access to election data for a true picture of an...