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Heather Brooke: My battle to expose government corruption | Video on TED.com

Our leaders need to be held accountable, says journalist Heather Brooke. And she should know: Brooke uncovered the British Parliamentary financial expenses that led to a major political scandal in 2009.
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Online assistance in performing tasks that require human cognition, knowledge or intelligence such as image classification, transcription, geocoding and more!

Help advance researchEverything is open and freely usableThings computers can't do
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Hacking Is Good for Democracy | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

Hacking Is Good for Democracy | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Formal authority is a 20th-century model, a relic of the age when power was vested in institutions rather than people. Despite the negative connotation of the word hacker, society is in the process of making itself more hackable.
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How Sitegeist used great design to make census data cool

How Sitegeist used great design to make census data cool | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
How can a design firm and a non-profit focusing on government transparency come together and make data look cool?
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Open DATA METI | 経済産業省のオープンデータカタログサイト

Open DATA METI | 経済産業省のオープンデータカタログサイト | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Big data visualization: A big deal for eBay

Big data visualization: A big deal for eBay | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
As one of the world's largest e-commerce websites, eBay analyzes huge quantities of data -- with data visualization providing valuable insight across the company (Big data visualization: A big deal for eBay uses Joomla open source content mgmt for...
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Japan economy ministry launches data site under Creative Commons license

Japan's conservative economy ministry has launched a new site that offers its data for download under a Creative Commons license.
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Japan Gears Up for the Open Data Revolution · Global Voices

Japan Gears Up for the Open Data Revolution · Global Voices | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Following the death of Aaron Swartz, an open data activist, the issues around open access and data ownership have been reignited around the world. But for Japan, the seeds of open data just started being planted in the beginning of 2013.
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Call for ideas: Monitoring the Declaration on Parliamentary Openness and making it meaningful

Call for ideas: Monitoring the Declaration on Parliamentary Openness and making it meaningful
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Introducing Alpha.Data.gov | The White House

Introducing Alpha.Data.gov | The White House | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Thousands of Americans have connected with the Presidential Innovation Fellows to learn and share ideas about their work—and this Administration’s commitment—to unleash data from the vaults of the government as fuel for innovation.
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Danish Company Register Now Free of Charge | European Public Sector Information Platform

Danish Company Register Now Free of Charge | European Public Sector Information Platform | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Data journalism: 22 key links

Data journalism: 22 key links | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
I have been teaching basic data journalism for a while now – and these links are so useful I keep them with me every time. I will add and update these in the future too Free and simple viz to...
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An API for European Union law

An API for European Union law | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Open Government: The Indonesian Experience

As one of the founding members and the current supporting co-chair of Open Government Partnership, Indonesia has its own experiences dealing with the issues of opening its government. Thi
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Why Ushahidi Should Embrace Open Data

Why Ushahidi Should Embrace Open Data | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
"This is the report that Ushahidi did not want you to see." Or so the rumors in certain circles would have it. Some go as far as suggesting that Ushahidi tried to burry or delay the publication. On...
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How the G-20 Can Help the Open Government Partnership | Global Integrity

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US government to release open data using OKF’s CKAN platform | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog

US government to release open data using OKF’s CKAN platform | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Geeks! Could we build an open-source big data pancreas-brain? - TuDiabetes - a community of people touched by diabetes

Geeks! Could we build an open-source big data pancreas-brain? - TuDiabetes - a community of people touched by diabetes | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Here's the idea. Please, tell me what you think. Do you know people who could do this? (I'm less interested in regulatory feasibility than in technical feasibi…
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Philippine Economic Update 2012: Accelerating Reforms to Sustain Growth

Philippine Economic Update 2012: Accelerating Reforms to Sustain Growth | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
The report provides the latest update on key economic and social developments and policies.
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How Can We Make Open Data Meaningful to Citizens? | Development Gateway

How Can We Make Open Data Meaningful to Citizens? | Development Gateway | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
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Госструктуры готовятся открыть свои базы

Госструктуры готовятся открыть свои базы | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Госструктуры готовятся открыть свои базы, И данные станут явными, Кира Латухина
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To Increase Corporate Transparency, Denmark is Making Companies' Tax Records Available Online

To Increase Corporate Transparency, Denmark is Making Companies' Tax Records Available Online | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
A new database will make corporate tax records available to the public in Denmark, the result of legislation passed this summer that called for greater transparency in the Danish business sector. The
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News Challenge on open gov launches Feb. 12

News Challenge on open gov launches Feb. 12 | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
Photo credit: Flickr user Ed Schipul The Knight News Challenge on open government will run from Feb. 12 to March ...
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Land Registry provides linked data - Land Registry for England and Wales

UK Government Agency responsible for the House Price Index, Property Prices, Property Ownership, Title Deeds, Title Plans, Title Registers.
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Open data economy: Eight business models for open data and insight from Deloitte UK - O'Reilly Radar

Open data economy: Eight business models for open data and insight from Deloitte UK - O'Reilly Radar | Open Government Daily | Scoop.it
When I asked whether the push to free up government data was resulting in economic activity and startup creation, I started to receive emails from people around the United...
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