Collaboration with the City

Last year’s National Day of Civic Hacking was a huge event: we collaborated on a project with FEMA, we held a hack day at the Tulsa Library for TulsaWiki, and we worked on LocalTour.  We all collectively agreed that there was no

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Tulsa’s CodeAcross Projects

Code for Tulsa + TU ACM

Code for Tulsa, and the TU Student ACM organization worked together for a weekend of civic hacking at this year’s CodeAcross event, hosted by Code for America (full list of hosts, sponsors, and producers, here and news coverage, here). The event

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Tulsa Open Wireless

Imagine a world in which, neighborhood by neighborhood, people stop putting password locks on their Wi-Fi networks and instead share their Internet connections with their neighbors, giving everyone in their community access to a fast and open Internet.­­ This is

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Code Across 2014: Beyond Transparency


The Tulsa Community Joins Together for Weekend 
of Civic Innovation: Feb 22-23 Co-produced by Code for Tulsa, Civic Ninjas and TU’s Student Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the event will focus on taking government data and using

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Tulsa’s First OpenStreetMap Editathon

Paul and Patrick

We had our first OpenStreetMap (OSM) Editathon yesterday at Fab Lab Tulsa.  We made about 50 edits to the Tulsa area, including adding buildings, adjusting roads, and adding points of interest. We’re mostly OSM novices.  Half of the attendees had

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Code for Tulsa goes to Washington

We went to DC! The Open Search Map we started at our National Day of Civic Hacking caught the attention of national organizers and the White House. Scott Phillips represented us as a White House Champion of Change (making John

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National Day of Civic Hacking Updates

We had an awesome weekend of civic hacking! From 9am to 6pm on Saturday, we saw over 70 people between our TulsaWiki Editathon, our Code for Tulsa Brigade Meetup, and our Guthrie Green Hackathon. While we wait for the national

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