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Open peer review: What are the benefits and pitfalls?

Should journals publish review reports alongside a paper? At the meeting “The future of scholarly scientific communication” it seemed that there is a general agreement: yes – we need more transparency. 508 more words


Survey: Many Americans Doubt Government Open Data Efforts

Sorry, government data geeks, most Americans don’t share your enthusiasm for APIs or mining obscure government data sets.

Just 5 percent of Americans say that federal or state governments are very effectively sharing the data they’ve collected, according to a… 394 more words


Tomorrow's selection of EBR Parish Attorney described as a public show but a private quid pro quo sham as 'the fix is in'

By Robert Burns (Special to LouisianaVoice)

Last May, a political firestorm surfaced on the EBR Parish Metro Council over then-Parish Attorney Mary Roper. Some council members asked Baton Rouge attorney Jack Whitehead to gather evidence. 1,341 more words


Council Property Boss's Private Company

You know what Thanet District Council (TDC)’s property boss did weeks after she was appointed to the job? She became the director of a private company handling commercial property issues. 638 more words

Let's Connect and Update.

To my poets, social media lovers and weirdos who just wonder what’s goin on in this little head of mine,


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Optimal transparency

“I’d always rather err on the side of openness. But there’s a difference between optimum and maximum openness, and fixing that boundary is a judgment call. 483 more words