Post Tagged with: "open government"

Taking Stock of Tech: Reflections on Law, Technology and Society

The University of Ottawa's Centre for Law, Technology and Society is proud to announce its launch conference, scheduled for Friday, March 5th.  Featuring a keynote address from Professor Yochai Benkler of Harvard Law School, the event also includes panels on mapping, open government, and social networks.  There is a modest […]

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February 16, 2010 4 comments News

The Three Laws of Open Government Data

David Eaves has a great post on the three laws of open government data: find it, play with it, and share it.

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October 1, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Open Government Resolution Coming to Calgary

DJ Kelly blogs that the Calgar City Council will consider an open government motion next week that would make all data collected by the city publicly available.

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July 22, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Conservatives Kill ATIP Database

The CBC is reporting that the Conservative government has quietly killed the CAIRS database, an invaluable source of information that listed virtually all ATIP requests.  The database was an essential research tool for more open government and the decision will have an exceptionally damaging effect on government accountability and transparency.

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May 2, 2008 15 comments Must Reads