ENTRIES TAGGED "open government"
The tech entrepreneur turned legislator on open government, data, regulatory reform and his new foundation.
An interview with Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA) on open government, personal data ownership, a digital Bill of Rights, Internet freedom, regulation, and more.
Rep. Issa advocates for applying evidence-based thinking to regulatory reform.
Rep. Issa expressed support for reforming FOIA to include personal data held by companies.
Rep. Issa weighs on on the Open Government Partnership and international treaties.
If legislative efforts to standardize federal government spending data founder in the U.S. Senate, it's a missed opportunity.
Why propose principles for Internet freedom and a "Digital Bill of Rights" when existing ones will do?
The British government further embraces open data as a means to transparency and "prosperity."
The Cabinet Office of the United Kingdom released a notable new white paper on open data and relaunched its flagship open data platfrom, Data.gov.uk. This post features interviews on open data with Cabinet Minister Francis Maude, Tim Berners-Lee and Rufus Pollock.
12 talks from the 2012 Personal Democracy Forum worth watching and sharing.
The ninth Personal Democracy Forum explored the nexus of technology, politics and campaigns. What's happening online matters offline. Indeed, the barrier between the virtual and physical worlds has fallen.
Rockstars from music, government and industry convened around healthcare at the 2012 Health Datapalooza
Two years ago, the potential of government making health information as useful as weather data may well have felt like an abstraction to many observers. In June 2012, real health apps and services are here, holding the potential to massive disrupt healthcare for the better.