As everyone could read it on specialized sites or blogs like mine that is a new open data movement associated with the geospatial revolution in the United States.
The power of digital information to catalyze progress IS limited only by The Power of the human mind. Data Are Not Consumed By The ideas and innovations THEY spark, goal year are endless fuel for creativity. A small bit of information, found well, can drive a giant leap of creativity. The power of data set was amplified by Ingenuity Can Be Through Applications unimagined by The Authors From The original remote and field. - “ Harnessing the Power of Digital Data for Science and Society ”(U.S. OSTP, 2009)
The catalogs are full of government information as you can see on the site http://opengovernmentdata.org/catalogues/
But my thinking today is based on the future of the concept. Yes, OpenData is creator of new ideas. Programmers can use its data to launch their start-up if they want.Yes, there is great interest in sharing its data with all. Yes, geographic information has become indispensable for people today. Yes, but I have a question: If you are not GIS developer, what can you do with your data?