transparency

Building stronger public schools: problem solved?

60 Minutes did a segment on The Equity Project (TEP). TEP is a charter school that is publicly funded and privately run in New York City by founder...Read more

Capitalism is dead. Long live capitalism.

I’m a capitalist by conviction and profession. I believe the best economic system is one that rewards entrepreneurship and risk-taking, maximizes...Read more

Open source is more than throwing code

Open source has achieved a bit of popularity in the tech world, and has even become a bit mainstream . I sadly think this means that many have and...Read more

Is Google Health on its deathbed? Privacy and the personal health record

Google Health is approaching its second birthday, and according to some, also near death . I can't help but speculate that if it is indeed shuffling...Read more

Balancing transparency and privacy

One of the keys to a successful open source community is appropriate transparency. A community with strong values around transparency will also be...Read more

Increasing nutritional transparency--The FDA wants your input

If you are what you eat, do you have any idea what you are? In an increasing push for nutrition transparency, you'll soon at least know how many...Read more

What does your healthcare really cost you?

Imagine heading to your local grocery store to pick up some things for dinner. As you head down the aisles, you notice there are no prices listed. On...Read more

Open Health: Improving health the open source way

Welcome to the Health channel on opensource.com The stories we share and bring to life here are inspired by health innovation happening around the...Read more