Making Data More Accessible

Open Government Data Initiative using Innovative Technology

Summary Technology advancements like social computing and cloud computing are at the very center of making the goals of a transparent, participatory and collaborative government a reality. In this environment where government transparency is in increasing demand, many government agencies publish raw data for download from their web sites. This is essential but not enough. Making that data easily accessible and queriable ...more »

Submitted by (@nanditap)


33 votes

Between Federal, State, and Local Governments

Mass Transit

Discover new ways and new technologies that stimulate the use of mass transit throughout the US. Some of the ways may include funding opportunities for small communities, grants for cities that would get them to consider a light rail system, new technologies that could move people without requiring regular oversight (like the system of sliding walkways they have at Heathrow airport that moves people without requiring ...more »

Submitted by (@azaleahs)


28 votes