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7 Ways Companies Are Using the Government's Open Data

7 Ways Companies Are Using the Government's Open Data | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
A new White House report shows how entrepreneurs are building businesses with the government's open data.
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IRS: Turn Over A New Leaf, Open Up Data

IRS: Turn Over A New Leaf, Open Up Data | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Co-authored by Stefaan Verhulst The core task for Danny Werfel, the new acting commissioner of the IRS, is to repair the agency’s tarnished reputation and achieve greater efficacy and fairness in IRS investigations.
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Open Data Is Good for America

Open Data Is Good for America | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Taxpayers paid for these data -- they belong to the public -- so we believe they should be accessible to everyone.
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12 Fresh Ideas for Transforming the Places We Live With Open Data

12 Fresh Ideas for Transforming the Places We Live With Open Data | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
A few of the 886 proposals from the Knight Foundation's latest open government news challenge.
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Redford government opens door on data

RT @ServiceAlberta: Alberta's Open Data Portal provides access to more provincial data than ever before http://t.co/jUhGIQr14I #opendata #ableg
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Want to stick it to Monsanto? March for public investment and open data

Want to stick it to Monsanto? March for public investment and open data | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
A while back, I interviewed a plant geneticist who expressed extreme frustration over the measly funds that were available for research into biotechnology. The scientist's own research was quite ex...
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Survey Says: More Focus on Demand for Financial Data

While working on the Open Finances and Open Contracting programs something had become very clear: there was a growing and pervasive sense in the open data space that more work could and should be done on the demand side of open financial and...
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Livechat: is Stephan Shakespeare's open data agenda shrewd but stuck?

Livechat: is Stephan Shakespeare's open data agenda shrewd but stuck? | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Join our live discussion on Friday 24 May from 12-2pm to discuss how to put the open data agenda into practice
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India in Open Government and Open Government in India

The following post is one of nine articles published for a special supplement, Innovating Government on a Global Stage, produced for the Open Government Par
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As press freedom goes, so too does open government and democracy

As press freedom goes, so too does open government and democracy | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
I'm on the brink of having a Howard Beale moment. This morning, Al Thompkins wrote that the Justice Department ‘better have a damned good explanation’ for seizing AP phone records. The nation is st...
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The U.S. House holds transparency conference, says access to law must be free : GovTrack.us Blog

The U.S. House holds transparency conference, says access to law must be free : GovTrack.us Blog | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Making Data Count and the Value of Research Data | Open Economics

Making Data Count and the Value of Research Data | Open Economics | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
The Open Economics Working Group of the Open Knowledge Foundation – Identifying best practice as well as legal, regulatory and technical standards for open economic data
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The Guardian’s tool to crowdsource MPs’ expenses data: time to play | Online Journalism Blog

The Guardian’s tool to crowdsource MPs’ expenses data: time to play | Online Journalism Blog | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Anyone know of any open source equivalents to the Guardian MP expenses platform? http://t.co/GXeyKvrsCk
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Open Government: A Time for Self-Assessment - Zunia.org

Open Government: A Time for Self-Assessment - Zunia.org | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Open Government: A Time for Self-Assessment for the White House http://t.co/s4LZFe1t8r #opengov via @ZuniaNews
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Awesome Simple Open Data use case – Welcome Wagon for New Community Businesses

A few weeks ago I was at an event in Victoria, British Columbia at event where people were discussing the possibilities, challenges and risk of open data. During the conversation, one of the partic...
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Scaling Down to Scale Up | Data-Smart City Solutions

Scaling Down to Scale Up | Data-Smart City Solutions | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Data-Smart City Solutions is working to catalyze local government efforts to more effectively solve local problems through the use of integrated, cross-agency data combined with community data to better discover and preemptively address civic...
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Can open data change the culture of government? -- FCW

Can open data change the culture of government? -- FCW | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
U.S. CTO Todd Park believes the government's Digital Government Strategy will create a 'treasure trove' of economic opportunity. One year in, that benefit is in short supply, but other gains are emerging.
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Who Should Be On Your Open Data Team?

Who Should Be On Your Open Data Team? | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Pulling off a successful open data program requires pulling together an enthusiastic and skilled team. Find out who you need on your open data team. (Who Should Be On Your Open Data Team?
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G8 transparency: UK and France join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative - News stories - Inside Government - GOV.UK

G8 transparency: UK and France join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative - News stories - Inside Government - GOV.UK | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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