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Big Data’s Impact: Trends to Look For Over the Coming Year

By   /  January 5, 2015  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Deven Parekh of Insight Venture Partners recently shared five ways big data will impact our lives in 2015 with Tech Crunch. He worries about Big Data terrorism: “The recent Sony hacking case is notable because it appears to potentially be the first state-sponsored act of cyber-terrorism where a company has been successfully […]

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The Economic Benefits of Open Data Graphs

By   /  January 29, 2014  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

James Kobielus of our sister site DATAVERSITY recently wrote, “Openness, transparency, and agility are where the world is headed.”

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How the Philippine Government is Opening Up Its Data

By   /  January 16, 2014  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess InterAksyon.com reports, “President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday boasted of the reforms undertaken by his administration towards making ‘good governance the norm’ as he unveiled two new reform initiatives — the Cashless Purchase Card program and Open Data Philippines.  Speaking at the Good Governance Summit at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay […]

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Google, The Government, and the Fight for Transparency

By   /  December 20, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Thomas Claburn of Information Week reports, “In its eighth biannual Transparency Report, Google once again observes a rise in government requests to remove content that’s critical of government behavior, even though the company is fighting government opposition to transparency and pushing for limits to secret government data gathering. Susan Infantino, legal director at Google, […]

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Introducing the Sovereign Credit Risk Open Database

By   /  February 4, 2013  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Marc Joffe of the OKF reports, “Throughout the Eurozone, credit rating agencies have been under attack for their lack of transparency and for their pro-cyclical sovereign rating actions.”

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Gavin Starks on Making Data More Accessible

By   /  November 5, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Gavin Starks, the recently appointed CEO of the Open Data Institute, has shared his insights on how to make open data more accessible.

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Defining Open Government Data

By   /  August 13, 2012  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Anupama Dokeniya has written an article for the World Bank blog discussing open government data.

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Data Management at the City Level

By   /  October 11, 2011  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess A number of North American cities are looking to improve the transparency of their data management systems. The article states, “According to Gartner analyst Andrea Di Maio, many cities want to introduce the concepts of open data and open governance, but the major challenge is how to combine these principles with organizational […]

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Open Government Partnership Launches with 8 Nations

By   /  September 27, 2011  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

The Open Government Partnership has launched with the hope of making government data more transparent.

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Benefits of UK’s Broadening of Open Data Resources

By   /  July 27, 2011  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data Conferences, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

A new article comments on the recent announcement by UK Prime Minister David Cameron regarding “the broadening of the publicly available government data with the publishing of key data on the National Health Service, schools, criminal courts and transport.”

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