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What will the open data utopia actually look like?

Apolitical | Posted 09.23.2016 | Impact
Apolitical

Revolution - that is the word people in open data use to describe their work's potential. But what would the open data utopia actually look like? One...

Educationists and Economists

Robert E. Slavin | Posted 03.25.2017 | Education
Robert E. Slavin

I used to work part time in England, and I've traveled around the world a good bit speaking about evidence-based reform in education and related topic...

A Data Driven Approach To Washington

Alex Wirth | Posted 03.27.2015 | Impact
Alex Wirth

For the past year, my roommate Jonathan Marks and I, with the help of a team of Harvard, MIT, and George Washington University undergraduates have bee...

The Rise of Homo Auxilium?

Vishal Khetpal | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology
Vishal Khetpal

The quantified self holds an astounding potential to tackle humanity's problems, but let's not forget about humanity itself.

Five Steps to Turn Data Into Dollars

Juma Ventures | Posted 04.22.2013 | Impact
Juma Ventures

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif Outcomes! Data-driven! Performance management! These words are buzzing throughout the nonprofit sector. Funders want to fund them, nonprofits want to have them. How do you get your nonprofit to the point where data can demonstrate that you're effective?

A Deserved Double-Take on Wireless Prices

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Spalter

Consumers have scarcely paid a dime more for the extraordinary step into virtually limitless mobile communications. The average price of a U.S. wireless plan remains about $50 a month.