Category: Press

OpenData.city is Live!

Today, we’re thrilled to announce  that OpenData.city is live! As a company born out of Open Data, we’ve seen how fast the field has evolved.  When I first entered NYCBigApps back in 2010, NYC’s DataMine was primarily a list of 350 files being served out of a web server – no API, files in various formats, little metadata. Since then, NYC has become the top Municipal Open Data City …

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Watch PediaCities co-founder Joel Natividad on BBC

PediaCities is “doing big data for good, for regular people,” says our co-founder Joel Natividad in a recent video interview with the BBC’s Jonny Dymond. The BBC piece explores how big data and NYC’s open data protocols are changing the way the city functions. Dymond observes that New York City is “gathering data, processing data, and distributing data like never before, tearing down the walls …

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Joel On The Panel: Wikis And Semantics At Semtechbiz SF

Ontodia’s CEO Joel Natividad  is on the PANEL: Wikis and Semantics  at Semtechbiz San Francisco (June 6th 2012) Panel details: Semantic technology has recently emerged as a powerful accelerator for social technologies. The potential is clearest at the intersection of wikis and semantics. Traditional wikis are some of the most successful platforms in existence for knowledge management and at creating consensus. Adding semantic technologies can …

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NYCFacets Press Coverage

Press coverage of NYCFacets That’s So New York: NYC BigApps 3.0 Competition Awards MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF NYC BIGAPPS 3.0, THIRD ANNUAL COMPETITION TO CREATE APPS USING OFFICIAL CITY DATA Mayor Bloomberg announced the winners of NYC BigApps 3.0 City App Contest Won by a Tool for Those Who Make Apps NYCFacets named winner of annual apps competition NYC App Contest Loads Up On …

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MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF NYC BIGAPPS 3.0

Best Overall Application Awarded to NYCFacets, Which Seeks To Streamline the Process for Accessing and Utilizing the NYC Open Data Portal Year One Winner MyCityWay Also Announces the Official Launch of Their Brand New Mobile App, MyCityWay NOW Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today announced the winners of NYC BigApps 3.0, the third annual competition for software developers and members of the public to create web …

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