open data

Exploring the legal issues around open data and open hardware

Law and open source
Drafting and using open licenses for data and hardware presents both familiar old challenges (like license proliferation) and new challenges (like...Read more

Open data shifts towards regional collaboration

open data moves open governments forward
Open Government Week is always a time for reflection on what has changed in the previous 12 months, and this year is no exception. Open Raleigh is...Read more

Open Government Week starts May 12

Open Government Week starts May 12 From May 12 - 23, we'll highlight some great people and projects in open government, open data, and civic hacking...Read more

Open Government Week call for contributors

Transparency, participation, and collaboration are key components to open source but also to the open government movement. During the month of May,...Read more

The daily mission to spread open data at Open Knowledge

events at open knowledge
Beatrice Martini is the Event Manager at Open Knowledge . With a successful event behind her, the Open Knowledge Conference in Geneva (2013), she is...Read more

The Internet's 25 years and future with open source

open web
What began as ARPANET back in 1969, has become the Internet as we know it today. This year on March 12 marked 25 years of the World Wide Web. It all...Read more

The drive to open data provides opportunities for tech community

Open Data Now
The open source movement can trace its beginnings to a famous strategy session held in Palo Alto, CA in February 1998, where the term "open source"...Read more

What are you doing for Open Data Day 2014?

Open data
So, with much help from various community members, I am pleased to say we are starting to gear up for Open Data Day 2014 on February 22. From its...Read more