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Announcing the 2014 Incubator Class

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As the civic tech ecosystem continues to gain momentum, Code for America launches its second Incubator class. This year saw numerous applicants to our Startup Accelerator program and more than 80 governments present at our annual Summit. Our Accelerator and …

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Concluding the 2013 Accelerator

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On the first day of the Accelerator, all five companies worked together to identify needs and categorize questions.  This week marks the official end of the 2013 Code for America Accelerator. Over the course of the Accelerator, the innovative civic …

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2013 Startup Showcase

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  Thanks for joining us on Wednesday, November 6 for the live broadcast of this event. Watch the original live webcast here. Out of nearly 200 government technology applicants, five companies were selected for this year’s Accelerator class. All five …

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Dharmishta Rood: Why I’m Coding for America

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When I was in college I wanted to be a fashion designer. Or perhaps I was a fashion designer, insofar as any 19-year-old with a sewing machine on her kitchen table and a screen-printing studio in her garage is a …

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Results from the inaugural Incubator class

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The inaugural class year of the Code for America Incubator has officially come to a close. Over the course of seven months, the companies received mentorship and training in design, engineering, sales, finance, and other topics related to business and …

Announcing the 2013 Accelerator Class

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Code for America opened applications for the 2013 Accelerator knowing that the competition would be fierce. This year we received over 190 applications from amazing candidates. Today, we’re pleased to announce the five teams chosen to participate in the 2013 Accelerator. The teams …

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