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Code for America and Google Form Incubator to ‘Turbocharge’ Civic-minded Startups

Matt Ball on April 10, 2013 - in Smart Cities

Code for America and Google for Entrepreneurs are partnering to form an incubator that will support Code for America fellows as they try to turn their ideas into companies.

Code for America (CfA) describes itself as “a Peace Corps for geeks.” Its mission is to improve the way governments work through the creative and intelligent use of technology. The organization operates a fellowship, an accelerator, a brigade for civic organizing, and a peer network that all work toward this goal.

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