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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

Civic Hacking

Accela App Wins City of Atlanta’s Govathon

At the recent Govathon civic hacking event in Atlanta, GA, an application built on Accela’s Construct API took the grand prize.

In this post, we talk to the project lead… 466 more words

Construct API

The Collaborative State

“Civic Hacking” is the awareness of a condition that is suboptimal in a neighborhood, community or place and the perception of one’s own ability to effect change on that condition.

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Open Government

Hack 4 Reno Recap

This past weekend, our Developer Evangelism team had the pleasure of attending the Hack4Reno civic hackathon in Reno, NV.

Here is an overview of the… 27 more words

Civic Hacking

Cyber Warfare: All Aboard The Hack Train

In June 2011, The hacker group known as lulzsec (an offshoot of Anonymous) announced they were attacking governments, banks and large corporation and will leak all classified information, inviting anyone else to join them. 304 more words