Archive for the ‘politics’ Category

Nine to Noon: 2 July 2009

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

Listen to my 2 July 2009 appearance on Radio New Zealand’s Nine to Noon show. I spoke about emotional robots, Kiwi web awards, and a new US government transparency web site. Below are my notes. I prepare a small essay on the subjects I'm talking about because it helps ...

Open New Zealand

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

Glen Barnes and I have softlaunched, an effort to do some MySociety-style projects for New Zealand. Glen's built a catalog for open government data, and there's a mailing list on which we're discussing the next project.