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Cspace is an online network that will provide governments and stakeholders with interconnected online “Community Networks” that make public information easily available and engage all stakeholders in development activities.

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Via mobile apps and/or online maps, geo-locate and discover previously hidden works of art near you in government buildings, civil servants’ offices and private collections where public access is a condition of government support or subsidy.

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This project combines blogging, crowdsourcing and maps to help Americans comment directly to federal agencies on proposed regulations that matter to them.

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National Service USA is a website that will document U.S. institutions, their leader’s replies, views towards leveraging the registration requirement of the Selective Service System into a 1-year social media chat on the values of citizenship service

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Its great to say 'we want open gov data' but the reality is that it isn't an option in small towns that run on spreadsheets, 10 year old PC's and sneaker-net. This project brings cloud financial tools and a public dashboard to small town government.

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<strong>The next Knight News Challenge, which opens Aug. 19, will offer a share of more than $2 million for innovative ideas to harness information and data for the health of communities. <br /><br /><a href="http://kng.ht/130qyjZ">Read more in this blog post.</a></strong><br /><br /> <hr /><br /> Knight Foundation has named eight projects as winners of the Knight News Challenge on Open Gov, awarding the recipients more than $3.2 million for their ideas. <a href="http://www.knightfoundation.org/press-room/press-release/open-government-projects-receive-more-32-million-w/">View winners announcement</a> <br /><br /> In many ways it’s easier than it’s ever been to learn about and interact with the institutions and communities around us. But there’s a long way to go. How can we make the places we live more awesome through data and technology? How can we make public information more relevant and useful? <br /><br /> The Knight News Challenge accelerates media innovation by funding breakthrough ideas in news and information. Winners receive a share of $5 million in funding and support from Knight’s network of influential peers and advisors to help advance their ideas.

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MobileAssembly enables voters and politicians to create short stories documenting issues in their communities. MobileAssembly will allow politicians or citizens to request additional stories on specific issues.

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A social platform for crowdsourced analysis of city & state budgets: Our project will empower citizens to assess city & state budgets, show affinity for programs they care about, highlight wasteful spending, identify fraud & strengthen transparency.

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GovLoop's Virtual Institute for Civic Engagement is a series of online training events to educate and inspire government leaders on innovative civic engagement tools and approaches.

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Governments need to offer a simple dashboard with the information about citizens data and interactions. Their requirements, taxes paid, public services used and all other interfaces between government and citizen.

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Allow citizen to rate any Government and any Issue on a simple and flexible web or mobile based app.

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The General “Inspector” is a project aimed at tracking the implementation of government resolutions, amendments of deficiencies that are highlighted in the state comptroller reports as well as various other recommendations.

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Launch Cspace: The network for governments and stakeholders to Connect, Communicate and Collaborate.

Cspace is an online network that will provide governments and stakeholders with interconnected online “Community Networks” that make public information easily available and engage all stakeholders in development activities.
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Keith Zendler March 19, 2013
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My hidden art museum - Putting art collections in the digital public space

Via mobile apps and/or online maps, geo-locate and discover previously hidden works of art near you in government buildings, civil servants’ offices and private collections where public access is a condition of government support or subsidy.
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Sarah Hartley March 16, 2013
01:39PM
This project combines blogging, crowdsourcing and maps to help Americans comment directly to federal agencies on proposed regulations that matter to them.

Engaging citizens in the federal rulemaking process

This project combines blogging, crowdsourcing and maps to help Americans comment directly to federal agencies on proposed regulations that matter to them.
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Trish Anderton March 15, 2013
03:44PM
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Leveraging Selective Service System registration requirement into Civic-Service-Wake-Up Call? WhyNot

National Service USA is a website that will document U.S. institutions, their leader’s replies, views towards leveraging the registration requirement of the Selective Service System into a 1-year social media chat on the values of citizenship service
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Peter Jesella February 23, 2013
07:03PM
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The Horse Cart: Putting the data horse back in front of the cart in rural and small towns

Its great to say 'we want open gov data' but the reality is that it isn't an option in small towns that run on spreadsheets, 10 year old PC's and sneaker-net. This project brings cloud financial tools and a public dashboard to small town government.
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Rebecca Krause-Hardie March 19, 2013
10:48AM
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How might we improve the way citizens and governments interact?

<strong>The next Knight News Challenge, which opens Aug. 19, will offer a share of more than $2 million for innovative ideas to harness information and data for the health of communities. <br /><br /><a href="http://kng.ht/130qyjZ">Read more in th...
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Chris Barr February 06, 2013
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MobileAssembly

MobileAssembly enables voters and politicians to create short stories documenting issues in their communities. MobileAssembly will allow politicians or citizens to request additional stories on specific issues.
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Brian Conley March 18, 2013
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A Crowdsourced Budget Transparency Platform Trial for Seattle & Washington State

A social platform for crowdsourced analysis of city & state budgets: Our project will empower citizens to assess city & state budgets, show affinity for programs they care about, highlight wasteful spending, identify fraud & strengthen transparency.
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Jeff Reifman March 18, 2013
03:47AM
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GovLoop's Virtual Institute for Civic Engagement

GovLoop's Virtual Institute for Civic Engagement is a series of online training events to educate and inspire government leaders on innovative civic engagement tools and approaches.
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Steve Ressler March 18, 2013
02:28PM
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PPD - Public & Privacy Dashboard

Governments need to offer a simple dashboard with the information about citizens data and interactions. Their requirements, taxes paid, public services used and all other interfaces between government and citizen.
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Uirá Porã February 15, 2013
10:11PM
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Rate My Government

Allow citizen to rate any Government and any Issue on a simple and flexible web or mobile based app.
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Thant Myo March 16, 2013
05:35PM
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The General Inspector

The General “Inspector” is a project aimed at tracking the implementation of government resolutions, amendments of deficiencies that are highlighted in the state comptroller reports as well as various other recommendations.
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Mor Rubinstein March 16, 2013
06:32PM
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