Tag Archives: transparency

Some examples of open data in use

I was asked for some examples of open data in action. I seem to have written a blog post.   Best transparency example for government procurement is Slovenia http://supervizor.kpk-rs.si/ Search every contract and transaction. Linked to company registry and directors. The company data will be appearing in Open Corporates soon. Story: initially built by a couple […]

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Soupmix for 2012-05-09

Compare and contrast RT @lawsnippets: #Law #Order #News Queen’s Speech: ‘Surveillance of the entire nation’ http://t.co/0Z5y9eMI # La Quadrature: The Netherlands is first EU country to adopt a law protecting Net neutrality http://t.co/fDk6ay3Z # Where would  a tech  startup choose to locate?  Transparency EU http://t.co/cNhKp8no: New privacy rules keep 92% of Common Agricultural Policy beneficiaries secret […]

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Digest for 2nd July

Transparency Board (sameday) response on openness of local spending data http://data.gov.uk/blog/work-local-spending-data “10 Principles for Linked Data in the Culture Sector « Linked Data for the Culture Sector” http://is.gd/dcHcL Announcing the Birmingham Hacks & Hackers day http://bit.ly/98Y4AU #opendata WordPress adds audio posts: phone it in. http://bit.ly/9eT7yW mySociety is to be the recipient of $575k grants http://bit.ly/deNfSj […]

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