- Preface: this is the complete essay I wrote for the Open Government Book. Copyright? Unlike the rest of this website, this whole essay is available under a BY-NC-SA license, but please do read this note about copying before using it. Index and first part Each part of the essay is available in a separate page: Introduction: let’s look at standards The Digital Age Explained Standards and the Problems with Digital Technology Why Has Digital Gone Bad So Often?
- (this page is a part of the essay I wrote for the Open Government Book. For copyright info, see the introduction) Index Why Open Digital Standards Matter in Government: Introduction The Digital Age Explained Standards and the Problems with Digital Technology Why Has Digital Gone Bad So Often? The Huge Positive Potential of Digital Technologies Free and Open Standards and Software: The Digital Basis of Open Government Conclusions Why Has Digital Gone Bad So Often?
On April 27th, 2010, I assisted to a lecture from David Sasaki of Global Voices Online (GVO) about “Citizen Media and the Technology for Transparency Network (TNN)”. This is a transcript of the notes I took that night, plus a couple of general comments about Citizen Media, Transparency in Government and related topics.