The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released an open source tool, AppVet, that makes it easier for agencies to test mobile applications security and reliability.

Northern Virginia-based development firm GovTribe recently released an upgrade to its federal procurement iPhone app hord.

PublicStuff helps local governments turn service requests and inquiries into tangible community improvements by connecting people directly to their city representatives from their laptop, mobile phone or tablet.

Finally, a bike-sharing program is coming to San Francisco!

Today, open data and its power to transform a city and a nation by engaging tech savvy citizens will be on display at San Francisco City Hall. And just as importantly, companies that have been successful because of forward thinking open data policies will testify to our elected leaders about its importance.

Walkonomics mobile app rates and maps the pedestrian-friendliness of every street in San Francisco, Manhattan and England.

BillTrack50 provides convenient and user-friendly 50-state legislative data to both citizens and those with a professional interest.

Park.it creates happy drivers driving in cities like San Francisco, by helping them avoid parking tickets or tow away charges along with parking choices at their fingertips.

Vice President of Community Adriel Hampton pitches NationBuilder Government, a unified web, communications and CRM database solution.

Captricity solves the “paper problem,” unlocking digital, machine-readable data from paper.