/ Category / code for america

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

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…

A Peace Corps for Civic-Minded Geeks

August 28, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Government 2.0, tapping online power to tackle offline problems from city hall on up, is an underappreciated, and still revolutionary, idea. Also, it…