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The Power of Permit Data

December and January tend to be the most retrospective time of the year, a time when we look back over the previous year to see what we’ve accomplished. 312 more words

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Building Journalism With Community, Not For It

At the end of last year Kristin Hare of the Poynter Institute was collecting tech resolutions for 2015 and asked for mine. Here is what I wrote: 1,188 more words


5 Interesting Stories from the Past Week: January 19

1.) The movement for open data has seen some push back recently. Andrew Zaleski has written about what he terms the growing pains of the movement for Next City… 1,614 more words


Announcing Accela Connect

Accela Connect is a a 4-day event taking place in early March that will bring together developers, business partners, customers and Accela staff to discuss ways that we can strengthen the civic technology ecosystem and create new linkages between governments and those that we serve. 71 more words

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Realtime Open Data

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about data being collected about cities through remote sensor networks.

It’s never been easier to build DIY sensors, and some cities are… 879 more words

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