New Jersey Open Data Initiative requires agencies to publish their data on the internet so that citizens, businesses and other executive branch agencies have free and easy access to information.
Variations in state and local licensing agreements can raise transaction costs, create barriers and substantially reduce the value of the data, a new report suggests.
Councilmatic sends subscribers email updates on legislation that they want to follow.
The city is leveraging teamwork, data and open source code to build models to help it predict water main breaks and fatal house fires.
The Trump administration should continue to support initiatives like the Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge, panelists at the recent Mobility Talks said.
Open data advocates discuss what might happen as the Trump administration talks budget cuts and research reviews.
The Internet Archive hosted a hackathon to encourage the public’s use of the Obama Administration’s open social media data.