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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.

open source in government programs

On March 15, 2013, ComputerWeekly.com, the “leading provider of news, analysis, opinion,...
Open Data Directory

Open (government) data as it is understood nowadays can still be considered a new concept. It...
Heat map of Raleigh open permit data

One of the keys to a successful open data portal is to make it useful for the end user. Citizens...
to compete or collaborate

Chemistry is not the most open field of scientific endeavor; in fact, as I began working more in...
Citizen participation

"Got code?" is the theme of the Alameda County Apps Challenge 2013.1, the second in a series of...
a new dawn

The term "Open Government" (OG, hereafter) has been used since the 70s to refer to the effort to...
sustainable data

Data on the products we buy is rarely viewed as something to be opened. But in fact, the...
puzzle

I have a regional, collaborative philosophy of open data initiatives and municipalities. In North...