Government, Big Data and Developers
The US government just released a huge amount of data in preparation of their National Day of Civic Hacking.
This is a very interesting initiative that proves once again that computer science literacy and ability to handle vast amount of data is critical in our modern world.
A not well known fact, Singapore has also published a lot of data that can be used by developers to build applications through their Data.gov portal. Have you heard about any 'Big Data' company trying to leverage all that data set in Singapore?
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