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The team at Penn that’s building a ‘refuge’ for data in the Trump era civic

Dec. 28, 2016 12:03 pm

The team at Penn that’s building a ‘refuge’ for data in the Trump era

Join them in their first #datarescuepenn event on Jan. 14.
Penn, Open Data Philly and Azavea are working to protect climate data before Trump becomes president sciences

Dec. 19, 2016 10:36 am

Penn, Open Data Philly and Azavea are working to protect climate data before Trump becomes president

The Washington Post reported on a nationwide push from the scientific community to copy public data on climate change before Inauguration Day ... just in case.
How is Philly doing on sustainability? Peep this dataset to find out civic

Nov. 4, 2016 12:39 pm

How is Philly doing on sustainability? Peep this dataset to find out

The Greenworks Dashboard is the open data portion of a broader sustainability initiative from Mayor Jim Kenney.
Use this app to track crimes in your neighborhood — and the arrests that follow civic

Nov. 1, 2016 7:41 am

Use this app to track crimes in your neighborhood — and the arrests that follow

PhillyBlotter combines crime and arrest data to give you a fuller picture of policing in Philadelphia.
Philly’s city website just got a major upgrade civic

Oct. 14, 2016 12:53 pm

Philly’s city website just got a major upgrade

For the past four months, the team at the Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation has been plugging away. Say hello to beta.phila.gov.
StartUp PHL just issued its latest Call for Ideas. Here’s how you can apply civic

Oct. 13, 2016 9:33 am

StartUp PHL just issued its latest Call for Ideas. Here’s how you can apply

The fifth round of the city-backed grant program aims to leverage open data to reduce poverty.
The city’s tech team just added 2 UX fellows civic

Sep. 28, 2016 10:33 am

The city’s tech team just added 2 UX fellows

Philly's call for UX designers was so popular they added two instead of one. Meet Kim-Thao Nguyen and Robert del Prado.
The push for open data inside Philly’s Department of Public Health civic

Sep. 7, 2016 12:59 pm

The push for open data inside Philly’s Department of Public Health

How the Community Health Explorer won over a city agency, and got people talking.
Explore these data visualizations from Azavea’s ‘Summer of Maps’ program dev

Aug. 30, 2016 12:48 pm

Explore these data visualizations from Azavea’s ‘Summer of Maps’ program

Through the magic of data viz, explore every single crash in Philly, air pollution through history and more cool stuff.
Dive deep into these open datasets from the Pa. governor’s office civic

Aug. 23, 2016 9:48 am

Dive deep into these open datasets from the Pa. governor’s office

OpenDataPA was released yesterday and now comes the fun part of putting the data to use.

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