Storytelling in the 21st Century

Safia Abdalla Plotcon 2016 nteract

Some words for thought from this week’s video on nteract: “Open science isn’t truly open and open source isn’t truly open.”

The Screening Room

In her PLOTCON 2016 presentation, Safia Abdalla, an […]

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An Introduction to Open Data Kit

Open Data Kit

With just a little imagination, you could easily make yourself a pretty cool mobile app using Open Data Kit.

The Screening Room

Open Data Kit is a free and open source set […]

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Open Data Policies Necessary for Open Government

code for america open data

Open data is an important concept at Code for America, which addresses the widening gap between the public and private sectors in their effective use of technology and design.

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Building an Open Source Eco-Village

Open Source Village

People involved in the maker movement are coming up with all sorts ideas to both help the planet and improves people’s lives — such as this idea for an open source village.

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System76 Saying Goodbye to Bland Design

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Considering that System76 chose to unveil its new design plans to The Linux Gamer — no invite went to FOSS Force, BTW — we can’t help but wonder if a System76 Steam Machine isn’t in […]

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