Mashups using the same API (3)
Gives citizens the information and the tools that they need to expose threats to the public interest, and to hold their elected officials more accountable.
The redistricting following the 2010 Census is an opportunity to change how the redistricting process is conducted. With knowledge and the right tools, the public can redraw the map on redistricting.
Sometimes there's just too much interest in open data. The Greater London Authority has temporarily pulled its feed of the Underground due to "overwhelming demand." The service gave locations of every subway train in the city updating in nearly realtime.
Last month reported on how the UK government has established the Power of Information Task Force to lead a massive data sharing effort aimed at fostering social and economic progress by enabling widespread access to government data.
||7-Election by 7-Eleven is a Presidential poll where 7-Eleven customers vote on their favorite candidate by choosing either a blue coffee cup, Obama, or red coffee cup, Romney. The results of these...||Government||08.30.2012|
Aadhaar UIDAI Authentication
||The UIDAI's mandate is to issue every resident a unique identification number linked to the resident's demographic and biometric information, which they can use to identify themselves anywhere in...||Government||06.28.2011|
||The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) hosts a RESTful API that gives developers access to data held by Australia's national statistics agency. The ABS collects data concerning a wide range of...||Big Data||07.21.2014|
Abundant World Population
||The Population Around the World API returns the human population for 227 countries or for the world. This SOAP-based API refers to the U.S. Census Bureau for its population data.||Government||01.13.2012|
||The ActBlue API provides programmatic access to much of ActBlue's data. ActBlue helps individuals and organizations raise money for Democratic candidates and committees across the country. The...||Government||12.23.2010|