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Georgia state government earns national recognition for web accessibility

Georgia state government earns national recognition for web accessibility
The state of Georgia was nationally recognized last month by the National Association of State CIOs for its Accessible Platform Initiative .Read more

Creating affordable solutions with open source tools

Creating affordable solutions for small government groups with open source tools
Open source is often the heart of many civic technology solutions because using open source leverages the minds of many. Small web solution providers...Read more

Govstrap.io enables rapid deployment of UK government websites

Govstrap.io enables rapid deployment of UK government websites
United Kingdom government websites can now be deployed within minutes by re-using the familiar theme produced by Government Digital Services (GDS) in...Read more

The current state of open data in the US government

The current state of open data in the US government
The importance of open data in government, the current state of open data in government, and what we need to do to implement true open data.Read more

A fresh look at the U.S. draft policy on 'federal sourcing'

A fresh look at the U.S. draft policy on 'federal sourcing'
A draft Federal Sourcing Policy announced by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) drives U.S. government (USG) procurement and IT policy.Read more

Best of Opensource.com: Government

Mel Chernoff reflects on Opensource.com's top open source in government stories for 2015.Read more

The rise of creativity propels open data forward

The history of creativity and how the rise of it has propelled open data forward today.Read more

Who will build the Government-as-a-Service platform?

I’ve lived in many cities during my military career. Each time I’ve moved, I’ve had to deal with a new city’s website, and what I’ve learned is that...Read more