The world of data is constantly evolving and this blog is a space to continue the conversation with British Columbians about government data. The list of data assets – including raw data, applications and application program interfaces – is ever-expanding and this blog shares real stories about how these things are being used in interesting ways.

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Here are the most recent posts:

We’re now taking your requests

Posted on July 27, 2011

Such is the familiar refrain of late-night radio DJs around the world as they reach out across the airwaves, inviting listeners to call in and request a song. DataBC isn’t a radio station but we... Read More

The View from Day Two

Posted on July 21, 2011

DataBC is now two days old. They've been two exciting days filled with media attention both traditional and new; the launch was covered locally and nationally in print, radio and TV. We also... Read More

Welcome to the Province of BC’s blog for DataBC

Posted on July 19, 2011

The creation of DataBC is part of our commitment to be an open, transparent and accountable government. This is a central place for you to access - and a place for us to share - raw data and datasets... Read More

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