Major Links this week!
- 7 Challenges to Government Innovation by Nagaragan
- Rail Radar was launched! – Rail Radar allows you to live track your train, and see whether it is delayed or not. (via Pravin)
- Bangalore Urban Mapping Project – is a project that aims to map major indicators about the Bangalore city.
- Tactical Tech Animated Film – a short about the Land Matrix. (via Maya)
- Population Pyramid– Visualization around population. (via Vaibhav)
- Instagram Post Box Project – Help map Indian postboxes using Instagram
- Open Bangalore – Repository of open data for Bangalore.
Mentions of Open Data
- The Hindu – Government Portal Set to Take Off by T. Ramachandran
- OKFN posts a great roundup of all the open data projects they visited in India.
- NIAS Data Workshop every Monday.
Questions of the week
I was wondering whether there exists a mapping of PIN Codes to MP/MLA/Corporator constituencies/wards, please? Also, if a similar mapping exists to districts/taluks etc.? – vis Gautam John