@ Civic Data Challenge is thrilled to be a sponsor of the Civic Data Challenge. It’s both a cool tech challenge – its prime goal is to turn raw data around ‘civic health’ into useful applications and visualizations AND a worthwhile cause – providing a great forum to directly impact public decision-making. It’s put on by the NCoC (National Conference on Citizenship) and the Knight Foundation and has a number of noted civic data partners involved.

Continue reading “ @ Civic Data Challenge” @ New York Hackathons (Hack Upstate and UB Hacking) is excited to be a sponsor at two upcoming hackathons in New York. Both are in upstate New York is showing lots of cool tech activity lately. This is great for us because it gives us an opportunity to connect with some awesome projects, teams, schools, and organizations.
Continue reading “ @ New York Hackathons (Hack Upstate and UB Hacking)” @ API Strategy Conference (NYC) will be in NYC this week at the API Strategy Conference. It was originally scheduled for November but Hurricane Sandy introduced a change in plans. It’s being put on by Kin Lane (API Evangelist) and the people at 3Scale. It’s on Thurs/Fri, Feb 21-22nd and is expected to draw a capacity crowd (site says it’s sold out).
Continue reading “ @ API Strategy Conference (NYC)” @ API Strategy 2012 will be in NYC at the beginning of November for the API Strategy and Practice Conference. It’s being put on by our friends at 3Scale and Kin Lane (API Evangelist). The provisioning of services – including and especially compute power in our view of things – via APIs is a huge part of the emerging IT stack and so we’re happy to be on the sponsor list with some other top companies in the space. Continue reading “ @ API Strategy 2012”