Daily Archives: May 9, 2013

EVENTS – Calling All Geeks: HK’s 1st Open Data Jam-hack-athon

Developers, journalists, designers, tech geeks, business people and statisticians are meeting in cities across the world to brainstorm ideas, ‘jam’ and compete to make new apps and systems. This sub-culture – which goes beyond simple notions of profit – is what gave us many of the technologies we all use today (Google’s products are prime examples).

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The scene in HK is blossoming and Open Data HK is the first truly cross-disciplinary gathering of people interested in visualising and analysing data.