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Ignite Smithsonian examines the evolution of museums and culture

The first Ignite Smithsonian highlighted the intersection of museums and technology.

Ignite Smithsonian featured innovative ideas about museums, design, art, technology and culture. This Ignite, the first to be held the Smithsonian, brought speakers from in and outside of government, including an international contingent.

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"Knowledge is a mashup"

"Knowledge is a mashup"

Dig into the Smithsonian Commons and you'll find Gov 2.0 in action.

This Smithsonian Commons project is a marriage of government resources and the web's capabilities. It combines offline and online information, makes experts available in any topic you could want, provides global collaboration, and gives everyone access to valuable knowledge. And since it's driven by iteration and immediate feedback, the Commons is bringing a Web 2.0 approach to the Gov 2.0 world.

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