Have Your Say – Improving the DataBC Website

In our last post “Looking Ahead” we asked for your feedback on how to improve the delivery of data services to the citizens of BC. One area slated for improvement is the DataBC website. Last week, changes were made to include some of the geographic data services previously housed by GeoBC. This was done to … Continued

Looking Ahead

Posted by David Wrate on behalf of the DataBC Team Last week we talked about the events of 2011 and hinted at what we hope to do in 2012. Open data + people * ideas = value. In 2012 we want to make sure we’re on track with these factors. On the data publication side, … Continued

Looking back (and ahead)

2011 has come and gone and it’s the second week of January 2012. It was a whirlwind year and we’re pretty proud of the results: Opened Canada’s first provincial government open data catalogue with 2,490 entries DataBC received over 30,000 visits Over 6,400 data files were downloaded 492 Twitter peeps began  following @Data_BC Hosted a … Continued