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- Legistalker displays the latest online activity of US Congress Members including mentions in the news and activity in the legislator’s Twitter feed and YouTube channel. Winner of second place prize...
- Regime, Congress Analyzed. This is a tool for evaluating sets within the U.S Congress and then drilling down into comprehensive detail about each individual member of the Senate and House.
- Fedtastic is a dynamic portal to government information that features a unique menu structure which facilitates visual access to the data. It is also modular and expandable. Menus are external to the...
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Panelists and presenters at last week's Open Government West 2011 conference in Portland, Oregon tackled the topic of government sponsored app contests. Attendees asserted that not all app contests are designed the same way and there are different benefits and drawbacks with each kind. An overarching issue seemed to be the value returned to the public on government investment in app contests. Governments are looking for the best way to offer services to the public in the face of budget cuts and are eyeing citizen generated apps.
Civic Commons, a non-profit initiative that aims to help cities and local governments harness the power of shared technologies and adapt to a more collaborative software development methodology, recently released an app store for civic technology called the Civic Commons Marketplace. Just last week, an alpha version of the Civic Commons Marketplace API for this app store was also released.
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| U.S. Department of Commerce Census by Geography Name ||The U.S. Department of Commerce Census by Geography Name API returns the geographies specified by a geography name and type within the United States.||Government||07.03.2019|
| U.S. Department of Commerce Broadband Provider by Provider Name ||The U.S. Department of Commerce Broadband Provider by Provider Name API searches for all providers with a specified name.||Government||07.03.2019|
| U.S. Department of Commerce Geography Lookup by Name of Geography Type within a State ||The U.S. Department of Commerce Geography Lookup by Name of Geography Type within a State API returns geographies by name of a specific geography type within a state.||Government||07.03.2019|