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* [http://openspending.org/ OpenSpending] is exploring, structuring and mapping out different kinds of public finance from all around the world. An opendata project of [[Open Knowledge Foundation]].
 
* [http://openspending.org/ OpenSpending] is exploring, structuring and mapping out different kinds of public finance from all around the world. An opendata project of [[Open Knowledge Foundation]].
 
* [https://graphcommons.com Graph Commons] is a collaborative network mapping, analyzing, and publishing platform and an open knowledge base of relationships data.
 
* [https://graphcommons.com Graph Commons] is a collaborative network mapping, analyzing, and publishing platform and an open knowledge base of relationships data.
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===Canada===
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* [http://opendatabook.club/ Open Data Book Club], a monthly event where civic-minded individuals get together to talk about and present on open data.
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===Croatia===
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[http://blog.okfn.org/2011/12/02/corruption-busting-data-releases-in-croatia/ Marko Rakar]
  
 
===Germany===
 
===Germany===
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* [[Public Software Group]], [http://www.interaktive-demokratie.org/ Interaktive Demokratie]
 
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* [http://liquidfeedback.org/ LiquidFeedback] software is used for the decision-making within German Pirate Party.
 
* [http://liquidfeedback.org/ LiquidFeedback] software is used for the decision-making within German Pirate Party.
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* [[Public Software Group]], [http://www.interaktive-demokratie.org/ Interaktive Demokratie]
 
  
 
===Netherlands===
 
===Netherlands===
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[http://www.demagog.sk/ Demagog.sk] (*2010), [http://www.odkazprestarostu.sk OdkazPreStarostu.sk] (*2009), [http://www.tvojposlanec.sk TvojPoslanec.sk] (*2009)
 
[http://www.demagog.sk/ Demagog.sk] (*2010), [http://www.odkazprestarostu.sk OdkazPreStarostu.sk] (*2009), [http://www.tvojposlanec.sk TvojPoslanec.sk] (*2009)
 
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* "Otvorené nápady pre Slovensko", 17-18 December 2011, Bratislava. [http://otvorenenapady.sk/]
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* [http://otvorenenapady.sk/ Otvorené nápady pre Slovensko], Bratislava, 17-18 December 2011.  
* "Od Infozákona po WikiLeaks, hranice otvorenosti", organised by Open Society Foundation, 7-8 December 2011, Bratislava. [http://www.osf.sk/info/podujatia/od_infozakona_po_wikileaks/]
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* [http://www.osf.sk/info/podujatia/od_infozakona_po_wikileaks Od Infozákona po WikiLeaks, hranice otvorenosti], organised by Open Society Foundation, Bratislava, 7-8 December 2011.  
 
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* "Participatívny rozpočet - Otvorený list poslancom bratislavského mestského zastupiteľstva", December 2011. [http://utopia.sk/liferay/article/-/journal_content/56_INSTANCE_b8AZ/10136/419116] [http://www.changenet.sk/?section=kampane&x=632571&act=list]
 
* "Participatívny rozpočet - Otvorený list poslancom bratislavského mestského zastupiteľstva", December 2011. [http://utopia.sk/liferay/article/-/journal_content/56_INSTANCE_b8AZ/10136/419116] [http://www.changenet.sk/?section=kampane&x=632571&act=list]
 
===Croatia===
 
[http://blog.okfn.org/2011/12/02/corruption-busting-data-releases-in-croatia/ Marko Rakar]
 
  
 
===Tunisia===
 
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===United States===
 
===United States===
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* [http://freegovinfo.info/ Free Government Information] (FGI), a place for initiating dialogue and building consensus among the various players (libraries, government agencies, non-profit organizations, researchers, journalists, etc.) who have a stake in the preservation of and perpetual free access to government information.
[http://givememydata.com Give Me My Data], by [[Owen Mundy]]. See: [http://gadgetwise.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/05/01/facebook-app-brings-back-data/ Facebook App Brings Back Data] May 1, 2010
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* [https://beta.nyc/ BetaNYC], a civic organization dedicated to improving lives in New York through civic design, technology, and data. It started off as the "NYC Open Government" meetup. In 2009, was renamed to "Open NY Forum" and was co-founded by Philip Ashlock and Hailey Austin Cooperrider. In 2013 and after the NY Governor launched the State's Open Government initiative, aka Open NY, the group renamed to BetaNYC.
  
 
==Publications==
 
==Publications==
* FCForum: ''Sustainable Models for Creativity in the Digital Age'', 2010. [http://fcforum.net/en/sustainable-models-for-creativity]
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* [http://oa.mpg.de/openaccess-berlin/berlindeclaration.html Berlin Declaration on Open Access], 2003. Signed by 200 universities, research institutions, funding agencies, foundations, libraries, museums and archives from all over the world. The declaration states that "our mission of disseminating knowledge is only half complete if the information is not made widely and readily available to society".
* FCForum: ''Charter for Innovation, Creativity and Access to Knowledge'', 2010. [http://fcforum.net/charter_extended]
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* FCForum, [http://fcforum.net/en/sustainable-models-for-creativity "Sustainable Models for Creativity in the Digital Age"], 2010.
* Michael Gurstein, "Are the Open Data Warriors Fighting for Robin Hood or the Sheriff?: Some Reflections on OKCon 2011 and the Emerging Data Divide", 2011, [http://gurstein.wordpress.com/2011/07/03/are-the-open-data-warriors-fighting-for-robin-hood-or-the-sheriff-some-reflections-on-okcon-2011-and-the-emerging-data-divide/]. "“Open”–“Necessary” but not “Sufficient”", 2011, [https://gurstein.wordpress.com/2011/07/06/%E2%80%9Copen%E2%80%9D-%E2%80%93-%E2%80%9Cnecessary%E2%80%9D-but-not-%E2%80%9Csufficient%E2%80%9D/]. Criticism of Open Knowledge Foundation and open data activism.
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* FCForum, [http://fcforum.net/charter_extended "Charter for Innovation, Creativity and Access to Knowledge"], 2010.
* Tom Slee, "Seeing Like a Geek", 25 June 2012. [http://crookedtimber.org/2012/06/25/seeing-like-a-geek/]
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* Michael Gurstein, [http://gurstein.wordpress.com/2011/07/03/are-the-open-data-warriors-fighting-for-robin-hood-or-the-sheriff-some-reflections-on-okcon-2011-and-the-emerging-data-divide "Are the Open Data Warriors Fighting for Robin Hood or the Sheriff?: Some Reflections on OKCon 2011 and the Emerging Data Divide"], 2011.
* [http://oa.mpg.de/openaccess-berlin/berlindeclaration.html Berlin Declaration on Open Access (2003)]. Signed by 200 universities, research institutions, funding agencies, foundations, libraries, museums and archives from all over the world. The declaration states that "our mission of disseminating knowledge is only half complete if the information is not made widely and readily available to society".  
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* Michael Gurstein, [https://gurstein.wordpress.com/2011/07/06/%E2%80%9Copen%E2%80%9D-%E2%80%93-%E2%80%9Cnecessary%E2%80%9D-but-not-%E2%80%9Csufficient%E2%80%9D/ "“Open”–“Necessary” but not “Sufficient”"], 2011. Criticism of Open Knowledge Foundation and open data activism.
* [http://www.commoner.org.uk/?p=66 George Caffentzis (2008) - Autonomous Universities and the Making of the Knowledge Commons] (essay). "In this lecture I address the role autonomous universities can play in the practical task of making the knowledge commons."
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* Michael Gurstein, [http://firstmonday.org/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/3316/2764 "Open data: Empowering the empowered or effective data use for everyone?"], ''First Monday'' 16:2, 7 Feb 2011.
* [http://datajournalismhandbook.org Data Journalism Handbook] (2012) [http://blog.okfn.org/2012/04/02/illustrations-for-the-data-journalism-handbook/] [http://blog.okfn.org/2012/04/04/poster-about-the-data-journalism-handbook-for-the-information-design-conference-2012/]
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* Tom Slee, [http://crookedtimber.org/2012/06/25/seeing-like-a-geek/ "Seeing Like a Geek"], 25 Jun 2012.  
* Michael Gurstein, [http://firstmonday.org/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/3316/2764 "Open data: Empowering the empowered or effective data use for everyone?"], ''First Monday'', Volume 16, Number 2 - 7 February 2011
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* ''[http://datajournalismhandbook.org Data Journalism Handbook]'', 2012. [http://blog.okfn.org/2012/04/02/illustrations-for-the-data-journalism-handbook/] [http://blog.okfn.org/2012/04/04/poster-about-the-data-journalism-handbook-for-the-information-design-conference-2012/]
* [http://monoskop.org/log/?tag=open-data Publications about open data on Monoskop/log]
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* Shannon Mattern, [https://placesjournal.org/article/public-information/ "Public In/Formation"], ''Places'', Nov 2016.
* [http://monoskop.org/log/?tag=open-government Publications about open government on Monoskop/log]
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* [http://monoskop.org/log/?tag=open-data Publications about open data on Monoskop Log]
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* [http://monoskop.org/log/?tag=open-government Publications about open government on Monoskop Log]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
[[:Category:Copyright activism|Copyright activism]], [[:Category:Internet activism|Internet activism]], [[:Category:FLOSS|FLOSS]], [[:Category:Commons|Commons]], [[:Category:Open design|Open design]]
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[[Copyright activism]], [[Internet activism]], [[FLOSS]], [[Commons]], [[Open design]]
  
  
 
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Revision as of 12:51, 16 November 2016

Topics

open knowledge, open data, digital divide, community informatics, knowledge commons, open access, open government, data journalism.

Pages

Conferences

Projects

International

Projects
  • OpenSpending is exploring, structuring and mapping out different kinds of public finance from all around the world. An opendata project of Open Knowledge Foundation.
  • Graph Commons is a collaborative network mapping, analyzing, and publishing platform and an open knowledge base of relationships data.

Canada

  • Open Data Book Club, a monthly event where civic-minded individuals get together to talk about and present on open data.

Croatia

Marko Rakar

Germany

Initiatives
Projects
  • LiquidFeedback software is used for the decision-making within German Pirate Party.

Netherlands

Slovakia

Initiatives

Fair-Play Alliance (*2002), OpenData.sk, Utopia.sk

Projects

Demagog.sk (*2010), OdkazPreStarostu.sk (*2009), TvojPoslanec.sk (*2009)

Events
Articles
  • "Participatívny rozpočet - Otvorený list poslancom bratislavského mestského zastupiteľstva", December 2011. [1] [2]

Tunisia

  • HackerSpace, “During the code sprint we have decided to focus on two important projects: GovSearch, which consists of a search engine that will serve as a platform for any Tunisian user to access all publicly available information from Tunisian administrative bodies anytime and anywhere… We are planning to contact all the Tunisian administrations to ask them about the different ways to reach them, then we will upload the results into the database,” December 2011. [3]
  • Telecomix Tunisia

United States

  • Free Government Information (FGI), a place for initiating dialogue and building consensus among the various players (libraries, government agencies, non-profit organizations, researchers, journalists, etc.) who have a stake in the preservation of and perpetual free access to government information.
  • BetaNYC, a civic organization dedicated to improving lives in New York through civic design, technology, and data. It started off as the "NYC Open Government" meetup. In 2009, was renamed to "Open NY Forum" and was co-founded by Philip Ashlock and Hailey Austin Cooperrider. In 2013 and after the NY Governor launched the State's Open Government initiative, aka Open NY, the group renamed to BetaNYC.

Publications

More

See also

Copyright activism, Internet activism, FLOSS, Commons, Open design


Software
communities of practice

Art and technology centres, Art servers, Circuit bending, Copyright activism, Cypherpunk, Data activism, Demoscene, Digital libraries, DIY biology, Federated networks, File sharing, FLOSS, Game art, Hacker culture, Hackerspaces, Hacktivism, Internet activism, Internet of things, Libre graphics, Live coding, Maker culture, Media archives, Net art, Neural aesthetics, Open hardware, Software art, VJing, VVVV.
See also Artists' cultures.