open data

Technology Online Platform Gives Ghanaians A Better Chance At Government Participation

TransGov was created to promote the idea that a democratic government cannot excel without active participation from its citizens

Technology New York City Now Has Its Own Data Dashboard

The city generates data every hour, and this tool will help it collect and use this information for better real-time governance

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel How Open Data Is Making Our Cities More Efficient

A new collaboration between the EU and Japan is looking to support the development of smart cities with a cloud-based shared platform

Design Google Maps Gets You There, Walkonomics Gets You There Beautifully

The Walkonomics app will help you find more scenic walking routes along tree-lined streets (and avoid the dreary ones)

Advertising Rachel Haot: My 2013 Prediction, Open Data Will Save Lives

With the New Year upon us, we ask New York City's Chief Digital Officer what she thinks will dominate in 2013.

Technology Artist With Brain Cancer ‘Hacks’ His Medical Records To Create Opensource Art

Salvatore Iaconesi, a data artist and TED fellow, has converted his records into open formats and invited doctors, designers, and hackers to send him their cure.

Technology How Open Data Benefits Non-Profits [Headlines]

Embracing data can help charitable organizations increase their impact.

Innovation Trends For 2012: Digital Services Innovator On Leveraging Open Data

NYC's Rachel Sterne says that entrepreneurs are going to be able to improve people's lives and society.

Advertising Can A Festival Become A Living Lab For Innovation?

FutureEverything Festival provides an example of how inspirational congregations can become hubs for ongoing innovation once the right infrastructure is enabled.

Work Craft & Data At FutureEverything 2011's Data Dimension

As open data gathers pace we can look to artistic explorations for indications of the trends which may emerge.

Design Open Data And Emergent Digital Horizons At Future Everything 2011 [Event]

Open Data, Emotional computing, the digital self and the integration of digital technology within our cities are all topics on the agenda for the FutureEverything Festival

Design Singapore Experienced Through Real-Time Data

Does 'Live Singapore!' and other urban data projects help us understand our cities better?

Gaming & Play Budget Climb: Kinect Gets Physical With Data Visualization

Eyebeam's new challenge suggests new avenues for designing engaging visualizations.

Technology The Visible Human Project: Open Data And Our Digital Fingerprint

Croix Gagnon and Frank Schott's beautiful 12:31 photo series questions posthumous data rights for executed prisoner Joseph Paul Jermigan.

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