Tag: mobile apps

Mobile putting data in people’s hands in Ghana

“It’s really powerful. It’s in people’s hands; it’s in people’s homes. How do we use it for the greater good?”. GODAN partner VOTO Mobile is a three-year old Ghana-based tech startup and social enterprise which helps businesses, governments, and NGOs use

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120+ CKAN Portals in the Palm of Your Hand. Via the Open Data Companion (ODC)

CKAN is a powerful open-source data portal platform which provides out-of-the-box tools that allow data producers to make data easily accessible and reusable by everyone. Making CKAN as Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) has been a key factor in

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NIST Hosts Reference Data Challenge to Create Mobile Apps

totallyPic.com/iStock/Thinkstock The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) wants YOU to help them build native apps. NIST launched the Reference Data Challenge to improve the way the agency shares scientific reference data. They want third party developers from around the country

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Nafundi’s Yaw Anokwa honored by University of Washington for his work on Open Data Kit

Every year, the University of Washington College of Engineering selects four outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of engineering and presents each with a Diamond Award. This year, ODK co-founder and Nafundi CEO, Yaw Anokwa was

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