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LocalWiki project spawns open source communities

Mar 02, 2012, 07:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Hibbets)

"On Triangle Wiki Day, around 50 people collaborated at Red Hat headquarters in Raleigh, NC. The event was a soft launch of, an effort to document information about the Triangle region and increase collaboration and knowledge-sharing across the area. The wiki uses open source software, LocalWiki, as a content management platform. It includes wiki pages, images, and mapping.

"The day started off with a brief presentation [PDF] on how the Triangle Wiki project has roots in CityCamp Raleigh. It?s also part of the larger open government movement and part of the Code Across America civic innovation week."

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