Computer experts in Tulsa are joining together for a weekend of civic innovation.
It's part of an international weekend of locally held events to use open government data and put it to good use. In May 2013, The Tulsa city council and mayor of Tulsa adopted the open and accessible data resolution, which provided more online non-risk data for third parties.
"The more data we provide with people, the more they can do with it," said Ian Riley, a computer science and mathematics major at the University of Tulsa. "The data allows us to be enabled. We can capitalize on that data and provide apps that will allow you greater access to your surroundings." Continue>>>