Articles tagged with opengov


4 things you didn't know about civic crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is everywhere. People are using it to fund watches, comic books, even famous film directors are doing it. In what is now a $6 billion...Read more

Linux Foundation offers new certification, Mesos comes to Google, and more

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In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we share news on virtual certifications from the Linux Foundation, Mesosphere partnering with...Read more

U.S. Digital Services and Playbook: "Default to Open"

Mark Bohannon gives an overview of some new open initiatives by the U.S. federal government, including the Digital Services Playbook and the U.S...Read more

Real debate between citizens and officials with DemocracyOS

In this interview with Pia Mancini, I investigate the technologies and background of DemocracyOS, a platform for open government.Read more

OpenStack as the future of the cloud, CoreOS, and more

Open source news for your reading pleasure. July 26 - August 1, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at...Read more

How to treat government like an open source project

Open government is great. At least, it was a few election cycles ago. FOIA requests, open data, seeing how your government works—it's arguably...Read more

City of Vienna increasingly turns to open source

The administration in the Austrian capital, Vienna, is expanding its use of open source solutions, including on its workstations, because of new...Read more

Two Texas police officers use open data to transform fugitive capture

Simply put, the Code for America (CfA) Accelerator changed our company’s future. We had been on track for increasing sales and product development,...Read more