Mar. 19, 2014 10:15 am
Both the House and Senate versions of a bill calling for more uniformity in and regular disclosures of state data have passed through their respective chambers.
Mar. 17, 2014 12:26 pm
Shea Frederick is known to Baltimore’s civic hackers as the developer who built BaltimoreVacants.org, a website that catalogs the city’s 16,000 vacant properties. Now he’s rehabbing his own vacant house.
Mar. 7, 2014 4:35 pm
As Technical.ly Baltimore reported in January, the Open Data Policy is being pushed by Sen. Bill Ferguson from Baltimore. If the Open Data Policy is voted into law, Ferguson said it will be Maryland’s “first formalized step towards an open data regime.”
Mar. 6, 2014 8:15 am
The hackathon, organized by the college's graduate programs department, is looking for projects that include, but aren't limited to, "apps, videos, websites, games [and] plans."
Feb. 26, 2014 1:40 pm
As of this month, just two groups submitted bids to be considered for the planning of three city-sponsored hackathons, according to bid results released by the Board of Estimates.
Feb. 25, 2014 8:30 am
Crowdfunding of the Week is a regular series highlighting the technology, creative and innovation crowdfunding campaigns in Baltimore that might be worth your support.
Feb. 20, 2014 8:15 am
The Mayor's Office of Information Technology has "soft-launched" a map displaying 311 service calls in real-time. City CTO Chris Tonjes said, "This is a work in progress and some things are a bit buggy."
Feb. 14, 2014 10:15 am
Different departments collect and maintain data using different software, which means it's difficult to collate state government data in an efficient and comprehensible manner.