How to run an agency Opportunity Project sprint
Find a tough question then get out of the way — what HHS learned from "TOP Health," a fourteen-week pilot sprint modeled after The Opportunity Project at the Census Bureau.
Data.gov is offline because of the shutdown
The federal government's central catalog for open data sets is the latest casualty of the ongoing government shutdown.
How does federal IT culture really get changed? It’s a high-touch process, digital gov leaders say
Bringing federal leaders to events where open data is being used and appreciated makes a "big impression," OMB's Kristen Honey says.
Just the facts: The government’s data gets a clearer window at USAFacts
Experts call USAFacts.org the “first nonpartisan effort to create a fully integrated look at revenue and spending across federal, state and local governments.”
Study: PDF, HTML files dominate Data.gov
Data.gov heavily relies on HTML and PDF for its file formats, leaving two George Mason University researchers to ponder if the federal government’s data repository is achieving what it set out to accomplish.