Tags open data

At SXSW, HHS outlines the stumbling blocks to sharing data

by Samantha Ehlinger • 5 days ago

HHS CTO Bruce Greenstein sees the open data movement as a “baton” in a relay race — but it's riddled with stumbling blocks.

If open data sets aren’t being deleted, is government data still ‘endangered’?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 weeks ago

"The good news is that it's not as bad as we feared," one panelist said at the Center for Data Innovation event.

Threat to open data at USDA pushes startup company Mapbox to sound off

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

A proposal circulating around USDA would move a massive dataset of aerial imagery from the public domain to a licensed data model.

Open data for economic growth: A priority for the Trump administration

by Joel Gurin • 7 months ago

The Center for Open Data Enterprise's Joel Gurin recaps the Roundtable on Open Data for Economic Growth with OMB.

Bipartisan legislation seeks to keep previously-opened government data online

by Samantha Ehlinger • 11 months ago

A new bipartisan bill seeks to ensure that all openly published federal data remains so, and in a machine-readable format.

DATA Act deadline is looming, but don’t expect ‘perfection,’ officials say

by Samantha Ehlinger • 11 months ago

The first deadline for the DATA Act, which requires all agencies to report spending in a standardized way, is on May 9. But officials said Thursday that marker is only the beginning.