Tagged: open-data

Standardized urban data is helping this Nigerian city guide development

Standardized urban data is helping this Nigerian city guide development

DUBAI — Until last year, if you asked most people living in Minna — a Nigerian city of less than 500,000 inhabitants about 90 miles from the country’s capital, Abuja — how many cemeteries there were in town, they probably would have said four or five. In fact, there are 16, although many of them […]

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When Platform Coops are Seen, What Goes Unseen?

If you’re involved with the “cooperative community” on social media, you’ve probably heard a lot about platform cooperatives in recent years. The vision is simple: what if Uber or AirBnb were owned by its...

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Open Data for the Collaborative Economy

The collaborative sector is growing in New York City and around the world. More support, including funds from the New York City Council to promote cooperative development, means new opportunities for entrants into the...

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PressForward 3.6 Release

The PressForward team is excited to announce the release of PressForward 3.6, an update to our WordPress plugin that helps you collect, discuss, and share content from the web.  This update increases the available...