Data Apps & Visualization

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Expert Visualizations: 5 Top Ideas

Just publishing stacks of data isn’t enough, because most humans turn away at the sight of bleak rows of government ...

Four Open Data Initiatives to Inspire: Melbourne, Australia

If you’re looking for some inspiration about what applications and services can be made available with the power of local ...

Data Unbound: Visualizations Breed Engagement

Open government champions and data experts seek the important stories residing in datasets. They want to share those stories, across ...

Los Angeles County’s One-Stop Shop for Open Data Expands

Los Angeles County’s open data portal launch in springtime was only the first salvo in the County’s plan to make ...

Mother and Daughter Team Create Art from Kansas City’s Budget

As showcased in a post last week, the Art of Data exhibit in Kansas City presented artists who humanized city ...

Introducing Data-As-a-Utility

We’re very excited to announce our new Data-as-a-Utility platform. As Socrata’s CEO and Founder, Kevin Merritt, explains, “The age of ...

NDoCH 2015: It’s Never Too Late to Hack

“Two heads are better than one.” This philosophy drives most civic hacking events, where like-minded hackers join together for a ...

Five Answers about Open Data

Pew Research Center recently published their findings on Americans’ views regarding open government data. This comprehensive report delves into the ...

Data Lens Empowers Decision Making in Los Angeles, CA

When Abhi Nemani started his role as Chief Data Officer for the City of Los Angeles, he quickly realized that ...

The City of Seattle Tells a Story With Data Lens

For years the City of Seattle has made open data a technological priority, so it comes as no surprise that ...

Simplify Visualization Updates with Data Lens: Gainesville, Florida

The City of Gainesville, Florida has long understood the importance of providing data visualizations to their citizens. While spreadsheets are ...

App Chat: May 6, 2015

Today, we discuss five apps that capture and leverage government open data for citizens to efficiently drive value in their ...

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