Government

Data-Driven Cities: A New Global Trend

No Comments 02 April 2015

Bloomberg Philanthropies has committed almost $70 million to 17 cities to foster innovation. For many cities, innovative policy is tied to open data.

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Government

Using USDA’s Open Data to Protect the Food Supply

No Comments 12 February 2015

An Open Data Roundtable with the GovLab and USDA pointed to ways to improve agriculture data.

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Government

Dept. of Commerce: 7 Ways to Realize Open Data’s Potential

No Comments 16 October 2014

A new report from the GovLab with the Department of Commerce shows seven key ways government agencies can improve their data.

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Data Biz, Government

From Doctors to Data: The New Face of Health Care

No Comments 07 October 2014

Healthcare, perhaps more than any other sector, is being revolutionized by our growing capacity to collect, release, and analyze data.

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Data Biz, Government

New Data for a New Energy Future

No Comments 07 October 2014

Open data can help develop new energy solutions - and help fight climate change through energy efficiency.

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Government

Data-Driven Cities: Urban Innovation Goes National

No Comments 05 October 2014

If the states are “laboratories of democracy,” as Justice Louis Brandeis famously said, then cities can be the petri dishes for technological innovation.

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Government

How Open Data is Transforming City Life

No Comments 19 September 2014

Open data is helping cities improve education, crime control, energy usage, and the process of finding a job or an apartment.

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Data Biz, Government

USDA Open Data, Climate Change and Food Supply

No Comments 22 August 2014

At an Open Data Roundtable with the GovLab, USDA scientists and business leaders discussed how to use data to keep the food supply reliable and safe.

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