Apps for America: Contest for best use of Data.Gov

Please check out Data.Gov and the Apps for America Contest:

Sunlight Labs Contest:
Apps for America is a special contest we’re putting on this year to celebrate the release of! We’re doing it alongside Google, O’Reilly Media, and TechWeb and the winners will be announced at the Gov 2.0 Expo Showcase in Washington, DC at the end of the Summer. The apps can be submitted now until August 7th and prize money is $500 – $10,000.
More Contest Details

Future Tense Podcast on Data.Gov:
The Obama administration has launched, a much-anticipated site where citizens can download raw data from federal agencies. The idea is to encourage programmers and others to make new applications and mashups based on information from such agencies as the National Weather Service, the Census Bureau, the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Center for Health Statistics.
Listen to the Future Tense Podcast here:

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