Technologists Wanted: Join the New York State Senate Developers Network

Reposted from here: http://www.nysenate.gov/blogs/2010/oct/27/technologists-wanted-join-new-york-state-senate-developers-network Over the past year and a half, the Office of the Chief Information Officer at the New York State Senate has worked to promote openness and transparency through the use of technology. Our goal is both to serve the needs of the Senate as an institution and also develop examples that […]

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Video: My "Open Data for Developers" session from #CapitolCamp

Last Friday, the NY Senate CIO hosted the first ever Capitol Camp in Albany. Along with Remy DeCausemaker, I led a session on “Open Data for Developers”, discussing the Why?/What?/How?’s of releasing government data in open formats with open tools. Remy demonstrated the scrubbers and scrapers that his organization Civx.us has developed. Here’s the video… […]

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