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The Europe roundup: Why mySociety folks should run a Masters in Public Technology

BY Antonella Napolitano | Monday, February 28 2011

UK | Why mySociety folks should run a Masters in Public Technology ... as their boss says! Tom Steinberg explains why he thinks people in his team should run a Master "which would take people with the raw skill and the ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Why mySociety folks should run a Masters in Public Technology

BY Antonella Napolitano | Monday, February 28 2011

UK | Why mySociety folks should run a Masters in Public Technology ... as their boss says! Tom Steinberg explains why he thinks people in his team should run a Master "which would take people with the raw skill and the ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Planning a better whistleblowing website

BY Antonella Napolitano | Saturday, February 26 2011

Planning a better whistleblowing website: a review of "Inside WikiLeaks" On O'Reilly Radar, Andy Oram reviews "Inside WikiLeaks", the newly released book by Daniel Domscheit-Berg, former member of the organization and ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Planning a better whistleblowing website

BY Antonella Napolitano | Saturday, February 26 2011

Planning a better whistleblowing website: a review of "Inside WikiLeaks" On O'Reilly Radar, Andy Oram reviews "Inside WikiLeaks", the newly released book by Daniel Domscheit-Berg, former member of the organization and ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Feel like buying a smart city?

BY Antonella Napolitano | Wednesday, February 23 2011

Feel like buying a smart city? What does exactly mean "smartness" when it comes to cities? Gartner VP Andrea Di Maio tries to dig in: Vendors do associate almost exclusively “smartness” to the interoperability of ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Feel like buying a smart city?

BY Antonella Napolitano | Wednesday, February 23 2011

Feel like buying a smart city? What does exactly mean "smartness" when it comes to cities? Gartner VP Andrea Di Maio tries to dig in: Vendors do associate almost exclusively “smartness” to the interoperability of ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Spaghetti Open Data: what's cooking

BY Antonella Napolitano | Monday, February 21 2011

Italy | Spaghetti Open Data: what's cooking Spaghetti Open Data is a repository of Italian open data created by a group of Italian bloggers and civil servants that decided to donate their time and expertise to the ... Read More

The Europe roundup: Tell the government what you want from the Public Data Corporation

BY Antonella Napolitano | Sunday, February 20 2011

UK | Tell the government what you want from the Public Data Corporation The Public Data Corporation will work with various government agencies and will pull together data, freeing it up for the public. The UK government ... Read More

The Europe roundup: What kind of week has it been - Egypt edition

BY Antonella Napolitano | Monday, February 14 2011

In today's roundup we are featuring a contribute by Polish journalist Michal Kolanko, who reports on a debate on a EU law and its application in Poland. If you want to contribute to the Europe roundup, just write us. ... Read More

The Europe roundup: A digital agenda for Italy

BY Antonella Napolitano | Friday, February 11 2011

Italy | A digital agenda for Italy In a pretty confused period of Italian politics, a group of innovators pushes the government to adopt a digital agenda: in ten days the petition has been signed by more than 12.000 ... Read More

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First POST: Blogrolling

How Canada spies on its citizens' web behavior; with uber-blogger Andrew Sullivan quitting the field, whither political blogs; how big data is helping prevent homelessness in NYC; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Jargon Busters

Changes in the RNC's tech team; big plans for digital democracy in the UK; how people in Cuba are making their own private Internet; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Stalking

How the DEA tracks millions of America motorists; will the Senate enter the 21st century?; Obama veteran Jeremy Bird's role in the upcoming Israeli election; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Video Stars

How the White House hit a home run on YouTube post-State of the Union; why the Barrett Brown sentencing casts a chill on online security research; how media producers use Crowdtangle to optimize their Facebook audiences; and much, much more. GO

friday >

First POST: Moneyballed

The Gates Foundation's new "global citizens" email database, and why it's a terrible idea; why young people like the NSA more than older people; using open data about NYC taxi drivers to ID Muslims; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Monkeying

Net neutrality proponents call foul on the GOP's plans; StandUnited.com seeks to be the right's Change.org; tons of civic tech news from mySociety, Chicago and Civic Hall in NYC; and much, much more. GO

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