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Month: 2018-04

2018-04-03

canadian_aaron 21:36:46
https://g0v.news/civic-tech-weekly-apr-3-archiving-taiwans-occupy-movement-online-f807d2d1163c

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Civic Tech Weekly Apr 3: Archiving Taiwan’s Occupy Movement Online

This week: The most complete archive of Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement goes online; changing gender-biased mapping tools; and using open data…

2018-04-10

canadian_aaron 20:27:39
Here’s our civic tech news digest for the first week of April. https://g0v.news/civic-tech-weekly-apr-9-the-uk-digital-service-becomes-weak-feeble-f8a9f6b70c43

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Civic Tech Weekly Apr 9: The UK Digital Service Becomes Weak. Feeble.

This week: The UK’s premier digital service unit loses its edge; Malaysia’s terrible “anti-fake news” law; and getting more Thai women…

2018-04-16

canadian_aaron 22:37:30
https://g0v.news/civic-tech-weekly-apr-16-avoiding-gunfire-in-rio-theres-an-app-for-that-6227d00f5a0a

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Civic Tech Weekly Apr 16: Avoiding Gunfire in Rio? There’s an App for That

This week: Rio de Janeiro needs apps to avoid gun violence; Is blockchain the solution to Taiwan’s media problems?; and an Australian app…

2018-04-19

canadian_aaron 06:23:01
https://g0v.news/the-lonely-crusade-of-japans-civic-hackers-c4051407fd58

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The Lonely Crusade of Japan’s Civic Hackers – g0v.news

Code for Japan brigades are springing up all over the Japanese archipelago, from Okinawa to Sapporo. But getting the public behind the…

au 23:42:01
In https://g0v.news/can-blockchain-revolutionize-taiwans-rowdy-media-285cf3e3cb13 `http://ppt.ai|ppt.ai` should probably be `http://ptt.ai|ptt.ai`

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Can Blockchain Revolutionize Taiwan’s Rowdy Media? – g0v.news

Two visionaries of Taiwan’s new media scene are moving their platforms to blockchain.

mglee 00:37:46
edited! thanks!

2018-04-20

2018-04-24

canadian_aaron 08:02:11
Here’s the civic tech weekly for april 23rd! https://g0v.news/civic-tech-weekly-apr-23-mozilla-gives-the-internet-a-failing-bill-of-health-f81d747c3

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Civic Tech Weekly Apr 23: Mozilla Gives the Internet a Failing Bill of Health

This week: The Internet is sick; Rural Uganda gets a dozen open-source radio stations; and a new data portal explores the effects of…

pm5 17:54:40
@canadian_aaron two broken links:
An ex-Google engineer is scraping YouTube to pop our filter bubbles
The state of diversity and funding in the tech nonprofit sector

2018-04-25

@null 11:55:39
Ack! You’re right! Thanks PM5