Join Sunlight Labs. We need you to be an active part of our community If you&#x2019;re a developer, a designer, a writer, or just an all around good human being We would love your participation
Most of our action goes on on the sunlight labs mailing list. We&#x2019;re doing a contest right now called &#x201C;Apps for America&#x201D; 15,000 goes to the person who can make the best app using our API and the APIs of our partners. Ends on March 31 so there&#x2019;s still time. The list is abuzz with new open source apps in this field.
Our wiki is where we list our project ideas and things you can help out on. Our big problems like name standardization, data intake And projects like the 50 state project are all coordinated on our wiki
Finally it is time for the web development community to stand up and organize Get people involved in their government again And start convening in the local space.
Invite friends together, and champion an idea using our projects, data or API methods. Post to the list servs your on and try and get people connected You&#x2019;ll build friendships and partnerships that last forever.
You guys have been great Follow me on Twitter Send me an email And again, you can see the slides and notes from the slides at sunlightlabs.com/ignitepresentation Thanks so much.
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Hello I’m Clay Johnson
I direct Sunlight Labs
You should follow me on Twitter. I’m @cjoh
Deadline: August 7th.
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PEOPLE NOT COMPETING IN
APPS FOR AMERICA 2
SCO, MPAA, Cylons with a plan,
Kim Jong Il, Al Qaeda, Freedom-
Haters, Khan, Megatron, RIAA,
Cigarette Smoking Man
That girl in the sixth grade who asked
me if I shaved my legs and made it so I
wouldn’t wear shorts for 10 years.
Political Opportunity for Transparency
Beat it (smooth criminal)
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