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12/17/2013
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Open Government Data: Companies Cash In

Start-ups and established firms harvest government data for consumer and business applications, creating an economic stimulus.

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12/17/2013 | 6:54:02 PM
Data is useless
As Federal Deputy Chief TechnologyData Nick Sinai said today at an Open Data Forum, data by itself, doesn't do anything. (It doesn't  help farmers or businesses.) It's all about what you do with it.
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