open data

Case study of by The GovLab

Researchers at the New York based organisation The GovLab are investigating how open data is used around the world in different sectors and countries. is one of the 19 projects they have chosen to examine for their case studies … Continued

Licenses for the data

The general idea of open data is that it should be “freely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without restrictions from copyright, patents or other mechanisms of control” (definition from Wikipedia). But what does that mean … Continued

Sida at Hack for Sweden

This upcoming weekend (March 14th-15th) the annual event Hack for Sweden is taking place in Stockholm. The purpose is to create new services, products and visualizations that are in the public’s interest, commerically valuable or that displays data in new … Continued