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An initiative by the Ash Center at Harvard Kennedy School
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Social Media

Now Trending: #CityHall on Social Media

In the past decade, Americans’ social media usage has increased nearly tenfold, with Pew Research estimating that 65% of all adults are on at least on...

Civic Engagement

Including Residents in Civic Tech Development

Earlier this year, the City of Chicago launched OpenGrid, its latest and most interactive web platform for open data.  OpenGrid lets residents visuall...

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Civic Data

#ThisWeekInData

We published #DataSmart News: Civic Engagement. This is the second in our new #DataSmart News series (beginning with GIS), which curates news items fr...

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Civic Engagement

#DataSmart News: Civic Engagement

March 4, 2016: Tracking Birds to Find Illegal Garbage Peru’s new way to find illegal garbage dumps: tracking vultures. The Ministry of the Environment...

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Internet of Things

Road-Testing the Internet of Things in Kansas City

Since becoming the site of first Google Fiber installation in 2011, Kansas City, MO, has been in the spotlight when it comes to urban innovation. With...

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From Algorithm to Action

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Jersey City’s Data Portal Journey

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San José Improves Traffic Safety With Data