Raleigh

What the future holds for an open source city

open source city
The future for Raleigh, NC as an open global city is very promising. There is a strong, participatory culture that is both leading and adding value...Read more

Bringing open source to the masses, one small, local conference at a time

open source conference, event
The folks who planned the RTP180 conference for Open source all the things a few weeks ago in North Carolina did so in an open source manner. Using...Read more

Open data: Meaningful, visual information

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 and developers should be able to understand data...Read more

Open source initiatives can strengthen cities’ downtown revitalization

open source city
The open government movement in the United States is well underway, though still brand new in terms relative to the pace of the workings of...Read more

Thread of openness weaves TedX talks together

TedX
TED is a nonprofit that seeks out "ideas worth spreading", showcasing them annually at a conference before a select audience. Thankfully, the best...Read more

Education is the new oil that will drive the information revolution

Jim Whitehurst at TedXRaleigh
Jim Whitehurst presented on Saturday morning at the 2012 installment of TEDxRaleigh , speaking to a sold-out crowd in Raleigh’s Lincoln Theatre. Now...Read more

An open source city takes shape: The impact of Open Raleigh

An open source city takes shape: The impact of Open Raleigh
In part one of this series, we talked about open government scoring another victory with the City of Raleigh's Open Raleigh initiative. We reviewed...Read more

An open source city takes shape: Open, online tools and data

An open source city takes shape: Open, online tools and data
Open government scored another victory when the City of Raleigh announced the Open Raleigh initiative —an online repository with open data, web and...Read more