Cary Drafts Open Data Policy to Hold Transparency Accountable

Cary, NC – Cary has had an open data portal but no policy to hold it accountable. Now, the town has created a drafted policy and is looking for feedback from citizens. Read more


Open Data Connects Restaurant Inspections with Yelp


Cary, NC — In a pioneering effort, Wake County is now publishing data about restaurant inspection scores on the social review website Yelp. Read more


MetLife Signs On to Sponsor Open Data Day


Cary, NC — MetLife has signed on as the Presenting Sponsor of Triangle Open Data Day (TODD), according to the event organizer, Technology Tank LLC in Cary. Read more


Technology: Triangle Open Data Day 2014


Cary, NC — The 2nd Annual Triangle Open Data Day (TODD) is set for Saturday, February 22, 2014 at NCSU School of Engineering. Tickets are going fast for this popular event, produced by Technology Tank of Cary. Read more

Winning NC Datapalooza: Q&A with Ian Henshaw


Cary, NC — Tech Tank Managing Partner Ian Henshaw was part of the winning team at NC Datapalooza last week in Raleigh. Hal Goodtree fired a few questions at Ian about the winning app, open data and the start-up ecosystem in the Triangle. Read more

Tech: All About Data Journalism


Story by Hal Goodtree, first published on Graph from Mortality of the British Army, 1858

Cary, NC – Sometimes, a word or phrase comes into focus around something we already understand, but have not yet named. Such a phrase is data journalism. Read more

Pictures: Cary Open Data Day


Story and photos by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – It was a rainy Saturday in Cary. Perfect time to learn about Open Data and write some code. Read more