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open health tracking

Companies like Google, Facebook, and Amazon are collecting enormous amounts of information all day...
open source city

The future for Raleigh, NC as an open global city is very promising. There is a strong,...
open government data

If you live in the southeastern US (aka the Bible Belt) as I do, you’ve probably been to a church...
What is a citizen CIO?

Are citizen CIOs a threat to local governments or a blessing in disguise? With government IT departments producing more open data and participation from community interest groups and citizens on the rise , we’re beginning to see the start of a new movement within open government: telling our government which technologies to deploy. Citizens are identifying—and some are creating themselves—the next wave of applications and resources for their municipalities, such as a crowdsourced answering platform for city services, an open data catalog, and a civic infrastructure adoption website for fire hydrants and storm drains. With this, the role of the citizen CIO is beginning to emerge.

Are citizen CIOs a threat to local governments or a blessing in disguise? With government IT...
open data weather forecast

I began paragliding a few years ago. It’s maybe the most weather-dependent sport in the world. We...
IRS opens data in government

The core task for Danny Werfel, the new acting commissioner of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (...
open government legislation

We're forecasting sunnier skies in Hawaii today, as Gov. Neil Abercrombie is scheduled to sign the...