Tag: open source

The Open Data Song

Not to mention the new short film, “Open.” Great great stuff. Script and lyrics especially. My favorite from the song? You may say a pdf is good enough If they don’t like it well that’s just tough But that’s not open That data’s frozen Can’t boil that ocean Here’s a notion Make it free Machine-readable And available The Film (about…

SaaS What?!? A Non-Technologist’s Guide to Picking the Right Open Data Portal

What is the right open data portal platform for our needs in Northeast Ohio? Code for America’s Field Guide thankfully reminded me that before answering the “What?” we should clarify the “Why?” We want to open data in NEO in order to foster data-driven decision making, improve the relationship between citizens and government, and develop engaging technology that will make Cleveland a more livable city.“ To be…