Data Digest: Open Data for Africa Platform, Silent Data Revolution in MENA and Data Strategies

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This week have a look at the just completed Open Data for Africa platform and learn more about the brewing open data revolution in the MENA region. There is some great insight into the need for the Open Data movement to be more inclusive as well as explanations of why big data gathering should be more strategic. Open Data. Is Open Data Just A Flash in the Pan Movement? Open Source data NetSquared big data

How To: Put Technology to Use (November 2008)

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Then, if you haven't already, jump on the Cluetrain : be open, honest, and direct. Of course, to follow all this advice, you need to know your way around PhotoShop (or its open source equivalent, the GIMP). Let us know when you can make our office building appear to be somewhere, in, oh, let's say Djibouti. (No, Your guide to the resources that will help you put technology to work for your cause. Write for the Web.