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TechATstate's Blog – December 2010 Archive (3)

Open Source planning suggestions for next Tech@State

We're in the early stages of planning Tech@State: Open Source, but time is short before that Feb. 11 event, so we'll need to make decisions quickly. We'd like to ask you, the Tech@State community, and your colleagues for suggestions. The topic is Open Source, particularly as it relates to government and the State Department, but also and specifically how open source software and systems can…


Added by techATstate on December 17, 2010 at 3:07pm — 16 Comments

Tech@State: Open Source February 11

“We recognize that the world’s information infrastructure will become what we and others make of it.” -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Remarks on Internet Freedom

Tech@State: Open Source is a conference designed to convene those with an interest in government use of Open Source technologies and those who can envision an “Open Source future” that supports improvements to the…


Added by techATstate on December 17, 2010 at 3:05pm — 3 Comments

TechCamp: Santiago problem definitions and videos

Among the outcomes of the Civil Society 2.0 TechCamp last month in Santiago, Chile, was a set of problems civil society groups offered up for possible technological solutions. These can be found HERE:

The optimal goal is for anyone, anywhere who can offer help with these problems to do so. Please have a look at these items and consider how best to meet these groups' needs. What tool(s)… Continue

Added by techATstate on December 6, 2010 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

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