Technology and computers are very much at the core of our economy going forward. To be prepared for the demands of the 21st century-and to take advantage of its opportunities-it is essential that more of our students today learn basic computer programming skills, no matter what field of work they want to pursue.

— Todd Park

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Silicon Bayou - aka Lafayette, LA - is the best kept secret reservoir of innovation mojo in America


I mean, look, the government is not a startup obviously.

But projects to change government I think are best thought of as startups.


Data by itself is not useful. Data is only useful if it can be applied for public benefit.