Government As a Platform
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- 1. Government As a Platform
- Lessons Learned from the Success of Computer Platforms
- Lesson 1: Open Standards Spark Innovation and Growth
- Lesson 2: Build a Simple System and Let It Evolve
- Lesson 3: Design for Participation
- A Robustness Principle for Government
- Lesson 4: Learn from Your “Hackers”
- Lesson 5: Data Mining Allows You to Harness Implicit Participation
- Lesson 6: Lower the Barriers to Experimentation
- Lesson 7: Lead by Example
- Practical Steps for Government Agencies
- About the Author