iOS app Android app More


Redesigning the Interface to Municipal Government

Redesigning the Interface to Municipal Government

08. 8.2012
In Honolulu, the City's website has been a continuous point of friction between City Hall and city dwellers. This year the City and County...
Welcome to [Your City's] Customer Service Center

Welcome to [Your City's] Customer Service Center

07.17.2012
Do you ever think about how the city keeps track of potholes? How they know when street lights need to be fixed? Cities are extremely complex....

Code For America

07. 4.2012
On a day set aside to reflect on what our country means to us, we're calling on all Americans to think about what they can freely do to...
On Your Mark, Get Set, Build An App To Help Detroit

On Your Mark, Get Set, Build An App To Help Detroit

Kate Abbey-Lambertz  06.27.2012
If you've ever thought of a way technology could improve Detroit, now's the time to turn your idea into something concrete. Apps For...

eBay Founder's Annual Forum Unites Business Leaders Investing In Social Change

05. 8.2012
One network of top executives is proving that good business means wise investments -- specifically investments in people who have the power...

Optimizing for the Common Good

05. 1.2012
Last year, Code for America built an application to streamline the Boston school discovery process. By moving the eligibility criteria...
Why (and How) I'm Finally Learning to Code

Why (and How) I'm Finally Learning to Code

03.28.2012
Few moments are more dispiriting than staring blankly at an eyeball-searing, monochrome terminal window, attempting to divine where I could...
Code For America Fellows Tackle Municipal Nightmares

Code For America Fellows Tackle Municipal Nightmares

Ramona Emerson  03.15.2012
Shortly after arriving in Santa Cruz, Calif., Ruthie BenDor decided to get a bicycle permit. It wasn't as easy as she might have hoped. The...
Code for America Deploys Brigade

Code for America Deploys Brigade

03.13.2012
Code for America began as an experiment. It started, really, with a question: will people stand up? We saw everywhere in the private sector...

A Political Guide to SXSW Interactive

03. 8.2012
SXSW Interactive is a roaring beast unto itself; a completely out-of-control, labyrinthine explosion of quality that is utterly fantastic!...
Code for America Meets Austin

Code for America Meets Austin

03. 1.2012
Whether defined in terms of software, data, or overall transparency, it's clear that Austin, Texas has embraced citizens' expectations...

With New Funding and Fellows, Code for America Looks to Scale Civic Innovation Across the Country

02.24.2012
Given the economic pressures and challenges that confront hundreds of millions of Americans, the need for a killer civic "app for that"...
Code For America Seeks To Make A Difference In Austin

Code For America Seeks To Make A Difference In Austin

02.16.2012
Some people call it the "Peace Corps for Geeks." It's real name is Code for America and it's happening in Austin. The program is happening...
An Effort To Bring Open Source To Government Faces A Major Change

An Effort To Bring Open Source To Government Faces A Major Change

02.13.2012
Civic Commons, a non-profit created to foster use of open-source technology in government and to encourage governments to release the software...
Pages:   2