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Fake It ‘til You Make It

By Mike Tierney on March 11, 2014

Trying to get up to speed with D3 can be a daunting task. A quick google search will reveal hundreds of different starting points, almost all of which involve writing great swaths of code in order to build even the most basic of charts.

You've Got Time to Open Source

By Eric Himmelreich on March 4, 2014

There's a perception that open source must be a huge undertaking, but what if I told you didn’t have to be? That there are ways to contribute to open source that only take a few minutes? Don't believe me? Well keep reading…

Random Hacks of Kindness

By Serign Jobe on December 5, 2012

This past weekend I participated in Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) hosted by the OpenGov Hub in DC. I was extra excited this time around because RHoK was being held alongside the first ever Sanitation Hackathon, an event that tries to find technological solutions to some of the very serious sanitation problems around the world.