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Why DC developers are upset about WMATA’s new data terms of use civic

Nov. 22, 2017 12:50 pm

Why DC developers are upset about WMATA’s new data terms of use

MetroHero names four specific concerns, and WMATA responds.
Civic tech founders offer four takes on the ‘panic button’ civic

Nov. 20, 2017 12:56 pm

Civic tech founders offer four takes on the ‘panic button’

The Public Good App House Festival event featured founders looking to help protesters, immigrants and others.
Alexandria tabbed as ‘top tech city’ civic

Nov. 14, 2017 11:56 am

Alexandria tabbed as ‘top tech city’

The recognition from the Center for Digital Government comes as the Virginia city is making efforts to upgrade its IT system.
DC study finds body cameras alone didn’t change police behavior civic

Nov. 10, 2017 12:36 pm

DC study finds body cameras alone didn’t change police behavior

The Lab @ DC found MPD's wide-scale body camera program had no effect on use of force cases or citizen complaints, and calls the effectiveness of the tech solution into question in the process.
Spend a day with maps at the Library of Congress civic

Nov. 7, 2017 11:43 am

Spend a day with maps at the Library of Congress

GIS Day will be held Nov. 14. Talk maps in policy, and stories.
This free festival is bringing the conversation around tech and social change to DC civic

Nov. 7, 2017 7:38 am

This free festival is bringing the conversation around tech and social change to DC

The Public Good App House Festival is set for Nov. 13-15 at a host of venues, including public libraries.
DC will start using app to speed CPR to heart attack victims civic

Oct. 27, 2017 11:17 am

DC will start using app to speed CPR to heart attack victims

Pulsepoint sends alerts to CPR-trained individuals when a person suffers a heart attack nearby. It's one of a number of tech upgrades to the District's emergency response.
This app will find the nearest bikeshare civic

Oct. 17, 2017 7:50 am

This app will find the nearest bikeshare

With the debut of dockless bikeshare in the District, Transit's app aggregates data from the different services.
A new meetup of ‘hacker-journalists’ is taking on fake news civic

Oct. 12, 2017 9:57 am

A new meetup of ‘hacker-journalists’ is taking on fake news

Hacks/Hackers DC is hosting a panel discussion featuring journalists on Oct. 18.
This map visualizes D.C. affordable housing data civic

Oct. 12, 2017 8:27 am

This map visualizes D.C. affordable housing data

Housing Insights, developed by Code for DC, is seeking to put disparate data in one place for advocates and policymakers.

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