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What is Open Data, Why the Interest and What Are the Barriers?

What is Open Data, Why the Interest and What Are the Barriers? | Open Data | Scoop.it
In a post entitled Wanted For The ODI! which I published yesterday I described the Open Data Institute's (ODI) Community Engagement Manager post.  Tom Heath, the Head of Research at the ODI explain...
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Open Data Day 2014

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Access Info Europe works to advance and defend the right to know in Europe and globally.
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The Open Data Economy

RT @CapgeminiConsul: #Opendata drives growth by stimulating the creation of firms http://t.co/ULu4X2SeMq
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[Webinar, Feb. 25, 2014] LocalData: Collecting and understanding community data to drive civic decision-making | Knight Digital Media Center

[Webinar, Feb. 25, 2014] LocalData: Collecting and understanding community data to drive civic decision-making | Knight Digital Media Center | Open Data | Scoop.it
Collecting, understanding community data to drive decision-making. Free @GoLocalData webinar 2/25 http://t.co/wwkGTZZTHc via @KDMC #opendata
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Survey | Global Open Data Initiative

Global Open Data Initiative Survey and Interview Report - "opening government data" http://t.co/jnPFHBSId8 via @digiphile -SSL
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Legislature makes hits, misses on open government - Yakima Herald-Republic

Legislature makes hits, misses on open government - Yakima Herald-Republic | Open Data | Scoop.it
Legislature makes hits, misses on open government Yakima Herald-Republic In 1972, Washington state's voters approved an initiative that led to what is now the Public Records Act; with a 72 percent yes vote on Initiative 276, the electorate strongly...
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Open data and open government: How access to information ...

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Open data and open government: How access to information enhances cities. By Yonge Street Media. February 20, 2014. Note: This post originally appeared in Yonge Street Media. It has been re-posted here with permission.
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5 Tips for Getting Citizens Engaged with Your Data

Join Socrata Director of Open Data Ian Kalin as he interviews Tania Allard, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Special Projects for the New York State Department of Health.
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Hosted by Ian Kalin, one of the first U.S. Presidential Innovation Fellows and Tania Allard, Director of Health Data NY, Intergovernmental Affairs, and Special Projects for the New York State Department of Health

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Code for Durham: Open Data Working Session

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013, 5:00 PM

Durham City Hall
101 City Hall Plaza, 4A Conference Room

10 Civic Hackers Went

This will be a working session to review the Open Data analysis presentations from the City & Code for Durham Brigade and create a joint City/County presentation for moving forward with our Open Data initiative (4th floor, Technology Solutions Conference Room).

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This will be a working session to review the Open Data analysis presentations from the City & Code for Durham Brigade and create a joint City/County presentation for moving forward with our Open D (@rtburg Any chance you would be able to attend the...
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Demand Better: Making government more open and accountable - Soapbox Cincinnati

Demand Better: Making government more open and accountable - Soapbox Cincinnati | Open Data | Scoop.it
Soapbox Cincinnati Demand Better: Making government more open and accountable Soapbox Cincinnati When President Obama extolled the virtues of open data in government in a 2010 speech before the United Nations, he created opportunities for hackers,...
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Event: Low-Tech Approaches to Open Government and Transparency

Event: Low-Tech Approaches to Open Government and Transparency | Open Data | Scoop.it

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OGPNews's curator insight, August 27, 2013 5:23 AM
Hosted by OpenGov Hub on Tuesday 3rd September from 12:30 - 2:00 PM (EDT) in Washington, DC. It will highlight the various kinds of low-tech approaches Global Integrity has discussed in its recent blog series and how these approaches can be an inspiration to open government efforts, whether it's with or without technology.

Register by clicking above. Places limited to 20 people.

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Open Data Policy Evolution: San Francisco | Code for America

Open Data Policy Evolution: San Francisco | Code for America | Open Data | Scoop.it
Since the release of Sunlight's Open Data Policy Guidelines last June, Chicago, Madison, Montgomery County, and Utah have all enacted open data laws, and the states of Hawaii and Ohio are both in the process of enacting ...
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What is Open Data, Why the Interest and What Are the Barriers?

What is Open Data, Why the Interest and What Are the Barriers? | Open Data | Scoop.it
In a post entitled Wanted For The ODI! which I published yesterday I described the Open Data Institute's (ODI) Community Engagement Manager post.  Tom Heath, the Head of Research at the ODI explain...
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How the Internet Can Open Government - Wall Street Journal

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How the Internet Can Open Government Wall Street Journal Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude is responsible for the U.K.'s Government Digital Service and is a co-chairman of the Open Government Partnership, an international body that aims "to...
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Five Things We Learned From Burlington's New Open Data Portal - Vermont Public Radio

Five Things We Learned From Burlington's New Open Data Portal - Vermont Public Radio | Open Data | Scoop.it
Five Things We Learned From Burlington's New Open Data Portal
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With the launch of an “open data” web portal this week, the city of Burlington took a big step toward greater government transparency.
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Canadian Open Data Summit 2014 coming to Vancouver - Straight.com (blog)

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Canadian Open Data Summit 2014 coming to Vancouver
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It's in this context that the 2014 Canadian Open Data Summit will take place in Vancouver on February 21.
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Gov. Malloy to create Open Data Portal - West Hartford News

Gov. Malloy to create Open Data Portal
West Hartford News
Malloy's Executive Order No.
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OpenRFPs: Open RFP Data for All 50 States

OpenRFPs: Open RFP Data for All 50 States | Open Data | Scoop.it
Tomorrow at CodeAcross we’ll be launching our first community-based project, OpenRFPs. The goal is to liberate the data inside of every state RFP listing website in the country. We hope you’ll find your own state’s RFP site, and contribute a parser.
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Open Data Day – what's happening around the Open Knowledge ...

Open Data Day – what's happening around the Open Knowledge ... | Open Data | Scoop.it
With Open Data Day just around the corner – tomorrow, Saturday February 22, 2014, where over 100 events around the world will take place – it's time to zoom out a bit and see what many of the Open Knowledge Foundation ...
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Open data portal launched - Sherwood Park News

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Open data portal launched
Sherwood Park News
Strathcona County's open data portal is now open to the public.
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The Accela Open Data Platform: Coming Soon to An Agency Near You

The Accela Open Data Platform: Coming Soon to An Agency Near You | Open Data | Scoop.it
The Accela Open Data Platform makes it easy for government agencies to create open datasets and easy for developers to consume open datasets. (RT @kris_trujillo: The @AccelaSoftware Open Data Platform: Coming soon!
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Welcome to the School of Data Handbook | School of Data - Evidence is Power

Evidence is Power (vi regaliamo una intro agli #opendata http://t.co/bP92qzzajK grazie a @napo #renaschool)
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We’re Thinking About Open, Civic Data Standards | Code for America

We’re Thinking About Open, Civic Data Standards | Code for America | Open Data | Scoop.it
RT @jkonga: #Code4America, among others, Thinking About #OpenData #OpenStandards http://t.co/tz6CmyITtu via @zite Gr8 #opportunity
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Open Data Conference in Berkeley Attracting World Wide Audience - PublicCEO.com

Open Data Conference in Berkeley Attracting World Wide Audience - PublicCEO.com | Open Data | Scoop.it
Open Data Conference in Berkeley Attracting World Wide Audience
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If you think you're hearing the term “Open Data” a lot more, well, that's a good thing.
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Open government advocate: Use of private email by mayor, City Council for ... - Corpus Christi Caller Times

Open government advocate: Use of private email by mayor, City Council for ... - Corpus Christi Caller Times | Open Data | Scoop.it
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Open Data around the world

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Open Data around the world, by Twiperbole: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos. (Open Data around the world is out!
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