Opening Up Our Data

Earlier last summer, the U.S. Chief Information Officer, Steven VanRoekel released the federal government’s

Google Places API Challenge

Google is inviting developers, designers, and tech savvy individuals to improve their community or government using the Google Places API.

PARDON OUR DUST – Census.gov Transformation

July 25, 2012 You may have noticed that census.gov has been undergoing some modest changes since December.  Based on customer research and feedback we collected and analyzed over time, we heard loud and clear that both search and navigation of … Continued

EPA Moving Forward with Publishing Linked Open Data

Making environmental data available for reuse by others is a core strategy EPA uses to help meet its mission of protecting human health and safeguarding the environment.  EPA has a long tradition of publishing data – notable examples include Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) data, as well as Envirofacts – a data warehouse that provides public access to data extracts from Agency program information systems.  EPA is also helping to support data discovery through the