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Notes from the field: BetaNYC’s PLUTO Hacknights | Code for America

On August 29, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

Notes from the field: BetaNYC’s PLUTO Hacknights | Code for America Looking for NYC’s civic hackers PLUTO tools, check out this recap of our month to PLUTO.

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On August 26, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

We did a talk for a group of fellows and staff at Code for America, chatting afterwards about how we might be able to support each others’ projects a little more. Some of Code for America’s work in cities in the US overlaps with what we’re working on, and it…

Announcing the Open Data Policy Guidelines, Version 2.0 – Sunlight Foundation Blog

On August 13, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By , , With No Comments

Announcing the Open Data Policy Guidelines, Version 2.0 – Sunlight Foundation Blog things to note.

Notes from the field: BetaNYC #BikeHack | Code for America

On August 2, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,, , With No Comments

Notes from the field: BetaNYC #BikeHack | Code for America

OpenShift meets #BetaNYC, a #CfABrigade for NYC.

On August 1, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

Tonight, #BetaNYC was honored to have OpenShift as a sponsor and have two of their best evangelists show us how to make better civic apps. Now, we are ready to build scalable apps and hand them off to others. Thank you Red Hat’s Fotios Lindiakos and Ryan Jarvinen!  PS – It was great to…

New G8 Open Data Charter – Sunlight Foundation Blog

On June 19, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By , With No Comments

New G8 Open Data Charter – Sunlight Foundation Blog

NYC’s only Mayoral forum on Tech & Open Gov Policy

On June 13, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

THIS JUST IN! Our friends at the Coalition for Queens have organized a NYC Mayoral Forum on Tech Policy! RSVP HERE Join us at the NYC Mayoral Candidates Tech Policy forum at the Museum of the Moving Image (36-01 35th Avenue, Astoria) on Monday, June 17th at 6:30 PM to…

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On June 11, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

Five characteristics of an open source city: 1. Fostering a culture of citizen participation 2. Having an effective open government policy 3. Having an effective open data initiative 4. Promoting open source user groups and conferences 5. Being a hub for innovation and open source businesses Five characteristics of an…

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On June 5, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,, , With No Comments

New York City Comptroller John Liu is about to do something we need to see more often in government. This week, his office is open sourcing the code behind Checkbook NYC, the citywide financial transparency site—but the open-sourcing itself is not what I’m referring to. After all, lots of governments…

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On June 5, 2013, Posted by , In Blog, By ,, , With No Comments

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